Chrysothamnus paniculatus

Black-banded Rabbitbrush; Black-stem

A member of the Asteraceae, the Composite Family

Upper branches in silhouette.

The bare branch tips visible in several places are where the past season's flowers
and fruit were borne.

Along trail between Hole in the Wall Campground and information center
at ca. 4400 feet elevation.

7 April 2008.

Image copyright © Lee Dittmann.



Foliage detail from prior image.

7 April 2008.

Image copyright © Lee Dittmann.



Upper branches.

Same plant as in prior images.

7 April 2008.

Image copyright © Lee Dittmann.



Habit and habitat.

Same plant (at center) as in prior images.

7 April 2008.

Image copyright © Lee Dittmann.



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