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Synonyms for greasewood

low hardy much-branched spiny shrub common in alkaline soils of western America

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The focus of this study was on the responses of five grass species: blue grama (Bouteloua gracilis), alkali sacaton (Sporobolus airoides), galleta grass (Pleuraphis jamesii) sand dropseed (Sporobolus cryptandrus), and three-awn (Aristida purpurea); and four shrub species: rabbitbrush (Ericameria nauseosa), sandsage (Artemisia filifolia), greasewood (Sarcobatus vermiculatus), and tree cholla (Cylindropuntia imbricata) over this decade of variation in moisture and temperature.
The language of Greasewood Creek is suffused with sorrow but also with the kind of clarity that comes from looking at sorrowful things head on.
If you like your tipple a little more Old West, visit the nearby Greasewood Flat (www.
Shippers can contract for long-term firm transportation service from receipt points near the Greasewood and Meeker Hubs in the Piceance Basin to delivery point interconnects at the Opal Hub in Wyoming.
The day before we headed into the mountains, I got lucky on a 65-pound javelina after a sunny midday stalk on a group of roughly 20 that we caught lounging in the prickly pear and greasewood bushes near a cattle (water) tank.
of greasewood, carbon dating, the silent witnessing
Although from the highway it might seem that a sturdy pickup could make its way over what looks to be a gently rolling greasewood flat, countless ravines, arroyos, draws, and canyons cut through the land, carving bluffs that appear without warning, and eventually one approaches the great cliffs of Palma draw and Lozier Canyon after it meanders toward the river.
Another time Chris had worked his way to within 20 yards of a feeding herd of javelina in a greasewood thicket.
Alkaloid Beet tops Beta vulgaris Oxalates Curly leafed dock Rumex crispus Oxalates Greasewood Sarcobatus vermiculatus Oxalates Halogeton Halogeton glomeratus Oxalates Milkweeds Halogeton glomeratus Oxalates Osalis, "shamrock" Oxalis spp.
I would bring the benefit of Western medicine to the 5,000 or so Navajo people scattered over 400 square miles who were served by the Greasewood Clinic.
Ignoring my prim and proper paper targets, I laid waste to assorted dirt clods and distant clumps of greasewood until I was nearly out of ammo.
It shouldn't be the death penalty," he said as we followed the trail of a group of migrants through a jumble of lava-hot volcanic rock, mesquite, greasewood and cat's-claw brush in triple-digit heat.
This fancy fully-carved and lined 1911 holster was made by Dudley Lewis of Greasewood Leather, also from Arizona.
bush, greasewood, irreversible; deaths December 1992.