Shrubs and Subshrubs

Gutierrezia sarothrae

Gutierrezia sarothrae
Asteraceae- Gutierrezia sarothrae (GUSA2) broom snakeweed. Perennial.  This plant grows much larger than what the picture depics.  It has a somewhat waxy texturn on the leaves and pitted glands on the bottom of the leaves.  Photo taken February 2003.

Larrea tridentata

Larrea tridentata
Zygophyllaceae- Larrea tridentata (LATR2) creosote bush.  This photo shows the yellow flowers of the creosote bush.  Photo taken October 6, 2003.

Larrea tridentata

Larrea tridentata
Zygophyllaceae- Larrea tridentata (LATR2) creosote bush.  Perennial.  This photo shows the flowers, buds, and friuts of the creosote bush.  Photo taken October 6, 2003.

Yucca glauca

Yucca glauca
Agavaceae- Yucca glauca (YUGL) small soapweed.  Perennial. Photo taken September 2008. 

Yucca glauca

Yucca glauca
Agavaceae- Yucca glauca (YUGL) small soapweed.  Perennial.  Photo taken September 2008. 

Fallugia paradoxa

Fallugia paradoxa
Rosaceae- Fallugia paradoxa (FAPA) Apache plume. Perennial.  Photo taken June 2005.

Penstemon ambiguus

Penstemon ambiguus
Scrophulariaceae- Penstemon ambiguus (PEAM) sand penstemon.  Perennial.  Photo taken June 2005.

Fallugia paradoxa

Fallugia paradoxa
Rosaceae- Fallugia paradoxa (FAPA) Apache plume. Perennial.  Photo taken 2005.

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