Vascular Plants of the Gila Wilderness
Presented in Association with the
Western New Mexico University Department
of Natural Sciences
Froelichia gracilis (Hooker) Moquin-Tandon
Froelichia gracilis is a slender annual. It flowers as a cottony white spike,
frequently in stream or creekbeds at lower to mid-elevations in the Gila Wilderness.
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Froelichia gracilis, photo Russ Kleinman, Burro Mtns., Deadman Canyon, July 3, 2007
Froelichia gracilis, growth habit, photo Russ Kleinman, Burro Mtns., Mangas Road, August 30, 2010
Froelichia gracilis, closeup, photo Russ Kleinman, Burro Mtns., Mangas Road, August 30, 2010
Froelichia gracilis, closeup of inflorescence, photo Russ Kleinman, Pinos Altos Range, Pinos Altos, September 9, 2011
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