Carnegiea gigantea, Giant Saguaro

Southwest Desert Flora

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Cirsium ochrocentrum, Yellowspine Thistle

February 18, 2020

next:

  • added Packera neomexicana, New Mexico Groundsel (02/18/2020)
  • update Packera quercetorum, Oak Creek Ragwort
  • add Palafoxia arida var. arida, Desert Palafox
  • update Palafoxia arida var. gigantea, Giant Spanish Needles
  • add Stephanomeria pauciflora, Brownplume Wirelettuce
  • add Stephanomeria tenuifolia, Narrowleaf Wirelettuce
  • update Stephanomeria exigua, Small Wirelettuce,
  • added Conoclinium greggii, Palmleaf Thoroughwort (02/15/2020)
  • added Cirsium mohavense, Mojave Thistle (02/07/2020)
  • updated Cirsium arizonicum, Arizona Thistle (02/12/2020)
  • updated Cirsium grahamii, Graham's Thistle (02/13/2020)
  • updated Cirsium neomexicanum, New Mexico Thistle (02/13/2020)
  • updated Cirsium ochrocentrum, Yellowspine Thistle (02/13/2020)
  • recently completed pages - 01/26/2020 through 02/05/2020
  • updated Asteraceae, Sunflower Family (01/26/2020)
  • added Almutaster pauciflorus, Alkali Marsh Aster (01/29/2020)
  • added Bidens aurea, Apache Beggarticks (01/31/2020)
  • added Bidens laevis, Smooth Beggartick (02/01/2020)
  • updatedBidens bigelovii, Bigelow's Beggarticks (02/03/2020)
  • updated Bidens leptocephala, Fewflower Beggarticks (02/02/2020)
  • added Carduus pycnocephalus, Plumeless Thistle (02/03/2020)
  • added Chaenactis xantiana, Fleshcolor Pincushion (02/04/2020)
  • updated Chaenactis carphoclinia, Pebble Pincushion (02/05/2020)
  • updated Chaenactis stevioides, Esteve’s Pincushion (02/05/2020)
  • January 24, 2020

  • updated Simaroubaceae, Quassia Family (01/22/2020)
  • added Ailanthus altissima, Tree of Heaven (01/24/2020)

  • updated family Anacardiaceae, Sumac Family (01/12/2020)
  • added Pachycormus discolor, Baja Elephant Tree (01/16/2020)
  • added Rhus glabra, Smooth Sumac (01/18/2020)
  • updated Rhus kearneyi ssp. kearneyi, Kearney's Sumac (01/20/2020)
  • updated Rhus microphylla, Littleleaf Sumac (01/20/2020)
  • updated Rhus ovata, Sugar Sumac (01/21/2020)
  • updated Rhus trilobata var. trilobata, Skunkbush Sumac (01/21/2020)
  • updated Toxicodendron rydbergii, Western Poison Ivy (01/21/2020)

  • updated Amaranthaceae, Pigweed Family (01/12/2020)
  • added Enchylaena tomentosa, Ruby-Saltbush (12/24/2019)
  • added Amaranthus blitoides, Mat Amaranth (12/27/2019)
  • more Agavaceae
  • added Yucca faxoniana, Spanish Bayonet (01/03/2020)
  • added Yucca rigida, Blue Yucca (01/03/2020)
  • added Yucca rostrata, Beaked Yucca (01/05/2020)

  • added new family Apocynaceae, Dogbane Family (01/12/2020)
  • added Amsonia tomentosa, Woolly Bluestar (01/12/2020)

  • December 16, 2019

  • Agave parryi, Parry's Agave (12/16/2019)
  • updated existing Agave species (12/16/2019)
  • Agave chrysantha, Goldenflower Century Plant (12/16/2019)
  • Agave lechuguilla, Lechuguilla (12/16/2019)
  • Agave schottii, Schott's Century Plant (12/16/2019)
  • Agave toumeyana v bella, Toumey's Agave (12/16/2019)
  • Agave toumeyana, Toumey's Agave (12/16/2019)

  • November 21, 2019

  • updated Fabaceae/Leguminosae; Legume, Pea, or Bean family profile; (10/11/2019)
  • added; Caesalpinia gilliesii, Bird-of-paradise Shrub (10/11/2019)
  • added; Caesalpinia pulcherrima, Red Bird-of-Paradise (10/17/2019)
  • added; Medicago polymorpha, Burclover (10/29/2019)
  • updated; Medicago sativa, Alfalfa (10/29/2019)
  • added; Mimosa roemeriana, Roemer's Mimosa (11/06/2019)
  • updated: Mimosa aculeaticarpa biuncifera, Catclaw Mimosa (11/11/2019)
  • updated:Mimosa dysocarpa, Velvetpod Mimosa (11/13/2019)
  • added; Phaseolus angustissimus, Slimleaf Bean (11/15/2019)
  • updated; Phaseolus filiformis, Slimjim Bean (11/15/2019)
  • added; Trifolium gracilentum, Pinpoint Clover (11/21/2019)
  • updated; Trifolium willdenovii, Tomcat Clover (11/21/2019)
  • October 09, 2019 - Next

  • Updated Caprifoliaceae, Honeysuckle family profile; (10/09/2019)
  • added; Lonicera albiflora, Western White Honeysuckle (10/09/2019)
  • 10/02/2019 - Updated Liliaceae, Family Profile;

  • Allium campanulatum, Dusky Onion (09/30/2019)
  • Nothoscordum bivalve, Crow Poison (10/04/2019)
  • September 12, 2019 -

    Updated:

  • Salix exigua, Narrowleaf Willow (09/10/2019)
  • Salix gooddingii, Goodding's Willow (09/11/2019)
  • Populus fremontii, Fremont Cottonwood (09/12/2019)
  • September 06, 2019 -

    Updated Salicaceae, Willow Family (09/07/2019)

  • Added: Salix amygdaloides, Peachleaf Willow (09/12/2019)
  • September 06, 2019 -

    added:

  • Chenopodiastrum murale, Nettleleaf Goosefoot (09/03/2019)
  • Chenopodium album, Lambsquarters (09/06/2019)
  • August 30, 2019

    Updated family profile Chenopodiaceae, Goosefoot Family (=Amaranthaceae) and added new species:

  • Atriplex lentiformis, Quailbush (08/31/2019)
  • Atriplex semibaccata, Australian Saltbush (08/31/2019)
  • Atriplex torreyi var. griffithsii, Griffiths Saltbush (08/31/2019)
  • updated: 09/01/2019

  • Atriplex canescens, Four-wing Salt Bush (09/01/2019)
  • Atriplex elegans, Wheelscale Saltbush (09/01/2019)
  • Atriplex hymenelytra, Desertholly (09/01/2019)

  • August 19, 2019 - added family profile - Fagaceae

  • add new species:
  • Quercus emoryi, Emory Oak (08/19/2019)
  • Quercus gambelii, Gambel Oak (08/21/2019)
  • Quercus turbinella, Sonoran Scrub Oak (08/23/2019)

  • add new family profile - August 12, 2019:
    Hydrangeaceae Family

  • add new species: Fendlera rupicola, Cliff Fendlerbush (08/12/2019)

  • add new - Apiaceae (Umbelliferae) - August 07, 2019

  • Anthriscus caucalis, Burr Chervil (08/07/2019)

  • August 07, 2019 Euphorbiaceae - add new species

  • Acalypha neomexican, New Mexico Copperleaf (06/16/2019)
  • Croton pottsii, Leatherweed (06/23/2019)
  • Croton wigginsii, Wiggins Croton (06/24/2019)
  • Euphorbia eriantha, Beetle Spurge (06/18/2019)
  • Euphorbia heterophylla, Mexican Fireplant (06/19/2019)
  • Euphorbia incisa, Mojave spurge (06/21/2019)
  • Euphorbia radians, Sun Spurge (06/22/2019)
  • Jatropha cuneata, Limberbush (06/27/2019)
  • Jatropha macrorhiza, Ragged Nettlespurge (06/30/2019)
  • Ricinus communis, Castorbean (07/15/2019)
  • Tragia ramosa, Branched Noseburn (08/07/2019)

  • June 12, 2019 - add new species

  • added Ditaxis lanceolata, Narrowleaf Silverbush (06/10/2019)
  • added Ditaxis neomexicana, New Mexico Silverbush (06/12/2019)

  • May 31, 2019 - add and update new species

  • added Alternanthera pungens, Khakiweed (05/31/2019)
  • updated Alternanthera caracasana, Khaki Weed (05/31/2019)
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