Fouquieria splendens


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desert shrub of southwestern United States and Mexico having slender naked spiny branches that after the rainy season put forth foliage and clusters of red flowers

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Axial parenchyma is predominantly pararacheal banded, b Tangential section; uniseriate rays as abundant as multiseriate rays, c-d Fouquieria splendens. Cultivated specimen donated by Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, c Transverse section, axial parenchyma in uniseriate diagonal bands, abundant in earlywood.
Larrea tridentata, fue la de mayor presencia lo que representa un 63% de los sitios; le sigue Prosopis glandulosa, presente en 37 sitios, equivalente a un 33% de presencia; otras especies importantes fueron Acacia constricta, Parthenium incanum y Fouquieria splendens, con 28, 24 y 14 apariciones en sitios de muestreo (Tabla 2).
S Myrtle Myrtus communis S Ocotillo Fouquieria splendens S Oleander Nerium oleander S Photinia Photinia glabra S Privet California Ligustrum ovalifolium S Glossy Ligustrum lucidum S Japanese Ligustrum japonicum S Texas Ligustrum japonicum S texanum Rose, Floribunda Rosa x floribunda S Silverberry Elaeagnus commutatus S Sugar bush Rhus ovata S Bougainvillea Bougainvillea glabra V Ivy Algerian Hedera canariensis G Boston Parthenocissus V tricuspidata Jasmine, Star Jasminum multiflorum V Lavender Cotton Santolina G chamaecyparissus Periwinkle Vinca minor G Trumpet creeper Campsis radicans V Virginia creeper Parthenocissus V quinquefolia Wisteria Wisteria sinensis V Plant Mature Height Common Name Botanical Name 2'-5' 6'-9' Ash Arizona Fraxinus velutina Modesto Fraxinus velutina var.
The flaming ocotillo (Fouquieria splendens) has true leaves that appear only during rainy periods.
Watson, 1882), Fosp: Fouquieria splendens (Engelm., 1879), Latr: Larrea tridentata (Sesse & Moc.
The vegetation in the study area was typical Chihuahuan Desert scrubland, dominated by creosote bush (Larrea tridentata), lechuguilla (Agave lechuguilla), ocotillo (Fouquieria splendens), catclaw (Acacia greggii), white thorn acacia (Acacia constricta), honey mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa), and Eve's needle (Yucca faxoniana), as well as grasses represented by tobosa grass (Hilaria mutica) and black gramma (Bouteloua eriopoda).
ex Gray), ocotillo (Fouquieria splendens Engelm.), graythorn lotebush (Ziziphus obtusifolia (Hook.
Tough but always exotic-looking Agave victoriae-reginae, beargrass (Dasylirion), ocotillo (Fouquieria splendens), and Our Lord's candle (Yucca whipplei) are used with several kinds of aloes as accents.
nuttallianus, Melilotus indicus, Parkinsonia aculeata; Fouquieriaceae: Fouquieria splendens, Oleaceae: Ligustrum japonicum; Papaveraceae: Argemone ochroleuca; Platanaceae: Platanus orientalis y Tamaricaceae: Tamarix gallica.
floridum) Chamaesyce polycarpa <0.01 <0.01 <0.01 <0.01 Condalia globosa 0.00 0.00 0.04 0.04 Encelia farinosa 0.10 0.06 6.83 0.98 Fouquieria splendens 0.01 0.01 0.00 0.00 Horsfordia alata 0.00 0.00 0.03 0.02 Hyptis emoryi 0.00 0.00 0.23 0.13 Hymenoclea salsola 0.00 0.00 0.07 0.06 Justica californica 0.00 0.00 0.62 0.24 Krameria grayi 0.06 0.03 0.07 0.04 Larrea tridentata 4.54 0.46 9.61 0.97 Lycium andersonii var.
Dominant plants include ocotillo (Fouquieria splendens), sotol (Dasylirion leiophyllum), various yuccas (Yucca sp.), and lechuguilla (Agave lechuguilla).
Mountainous areas supported creosotebush (Larrea tridentata), brittle-bush (Encelia farinosa), burro-weed (Ambrosia dumosa), and ocotillo (Fouquieria splendens).