Mystery Plant from New Mexico
monique at mail.bio.tamu.edu
Wed Aug 15 12:47:16 EST 2001
Does anyone recognize the plant pictured and described at
http://www.csdl.tamu.edu/FLORA/tfplab/mysteryplant.html ? I
collected it near Las Cruces New Mexico on July 11, 2001.
At the time, I thought it was sterile and distinct enough vegetatively
to identify, so didn't collect additional material to keep fresh to
Looking at it closely today, though, I note it does have fruit and
tiny, perfect flowers.
I'm sure it's common as dirt and twice as obvious, but identification
Texas A&M University
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