• Flora
  • Free-lance writer Christine Colasurdo of San Francisco will give a slide-illustrated talk titled "Sprouting in the Shadow of the Volcano: The Flora of Mount St. Helens. (npsoregon.org)
  • 2013. Flora of the Four Corners Region: Vascular Plants of the San Juan River Drainage - Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah. (nmsu.edu)
  • grows
  • This plant grows in woodlands dominated by Emory oak (Quercus emoryi), Mexican blue oak (Q. oblongifolia), alligator juniper (Juniperus deppeana), and Mexican pinyon (Pinus discolor). (wikipedia.org)
  • forests
  • The Forest Service and its partners and volunteers have had many successes in restoring and recovering rare plants on our national forests and grasslands across the country. (fed.us)
  • A great many of the rare plants that occur on the national forests and grasslands are best conserved by keeping their native habitats healthy. (fed.us)
  • Ivanpah Valley is a core area of the biologically rich eastern Mojave Desert where plant diversity rivals that of the primeval coastal redwood forests of the Pacific Northwest. (basinandrangewatch.org)
  • long
  • Tribal shamans and holy men who lived as hermits in the mountains of China as early as 3500 b.c. practiced what was called the "Way of Long Life. (encyclopedia.com)
  • ranges
  • Nan will discuss the natural history, chemistry and population ranges of the Yew (Taxus) and other prized medicinal plants and their conservation. (npsoregon.org)
  • rare plant
  • Our partners and volunteers are essential to success in all aspects of our rare plant programs. (fed.us)
  • Once we determine a particular set of corrective actions needed to reverse the decline of a rare plant population, we implement those necessary actions. (fed.us)
  • It's impossible to be a rare plant botanist in Wyoming and not be enchanted by our calciphilic plants. (blogspot.com)
  • different
  • What's different about these plants? (blogspot.com)
  • As the evolution of local endemics is a rather lengthy process, we have to consider also the different histories of central or north European mountains and the Anatolian ones. (wikipedia.org)
  • ones
  • The plants on the checklist are the ones shown in photographs here on gilaflora.com. (wnmu.edu)
  • family
  • microbotrys Red Elderberry Agavaceae (Agave Family) Agave palmeri Century Plant Agave parryi var. (wnmu.edu)
  • communities
  • Removing encroaching woody plants and reintroducing fire have proven to help restore these fire-dependent communities and the plants, both common and rare, that rely on disturbance-dependent ecosystems. (fed.us)
  • high
  • The most important reasons for Turkey's high plant biodiversity are believed to be the relatively high proportion of endemics in combination with a high degree of climatic and edaphic variety. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since Darwin we know that geographic isolation between islands or separated mountains is an important means of speciation, leading to high spatial diversity. (wikipedia.org)
  • On the high mountains harsh climatic conditions persist all the year round. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • The checklist does not include plants documented by specimens in herbaria that do not have photographs available. (wnmu.edu)
  • rock
  • Time passed, the sediments were buried and turned to rock, and then starting about 70 million years ago, mountains were uplifted and erosion exposed outcrops of calcareous rock. (blogspot.com)
  • I would love to see everyone's pictures of wild rock places and learn about plants that grow there. (garden.org)
  • hope
  • We hope that the following listing of plants in the Gila National Forest will be helpful. (wnmu.edu)