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Thursday - July 30, 2009

From: Apache Creek, NM
Region: Southwest
Topic: Plant Identification
Title: Plant identfication
Answered by: Nan Hampton


Hello - Can you help me ID a plant? There are a few growing in grassy areas off roadways in Luna, NM. I will attach photos in photo section. Thanks.


Mr. Smarty Plants loves to identify plants!  Please visit Mr. Smarty Plants' Plant Identification page to read instructions for submitting photos of plants for identification.

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