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Russian Thistle, Tumbleweed

Type
herb/subshrub
Family
Chenopodiaceae - Goosefoot
Genus
Salsola
Species
tragus
Duration
other
Location
Arapaho Bend Natural Area
Colors
NULL
UTM East
500113
UTM North
4487216
Latitude
40.5357
Longitude
-104.9986
Altitude
4851
Date
2012-06-29
Notes
In young plants note the pronounced purple stripes on the stem and branches.Bonap has all salsola in Amaranthaceae