• Sunrise at the Cholla Cactus Garden

    Joshua Tree

    National Park California

Boerhavia triquetra S. Watson var. intermedia (M.E. Jones) Spellenb.

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Nyctaginaceae fivewing spiderling Aug-Oct <1300 annual native
 
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