Natural History – Canyon Plants

Canyon Plants (Windows Media)
Canyon Plants (Real Media)


Plains prickly pear
(Opuntia plyacantha)


Mesquite leaves


Honey Mesquite tree
(Prosopis glandulosa)


Mesquite beans


Agarita
(Berberis trifoliata)
Photo by John Dettling, Courtesy of NaturallyTexas.com


White sage
(Artemisia ludoviciana)


Fragrant sumac
(Rhus aromatica)
Photo by Paul Wray, courtesy of Forestry Images


Torrey Joint fir
(Ephedra torreyana)


Prairie goldenrod
(Solidago missouriensis)


Curly cup gumweed
(Grindelia squarrosa)


Rabbitbush
(Chrysanthamus viscidflorus)


Oneseed juniper
(Juniperus monosperma)
Photo courtesy of Texas Native Trees


Mountain mohagany
(Cercocarpus montanus)
Photo courtesy of Peter Sripinyo


Narrow-leaf yucca
(Yucca augustifolia)



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