dreaming the next field trip …

.Time to think about some hot desert country field trips. So I looked up some Great Sandy Desert images to remind me. Click to enlarge.

Just need to watch for tropical thunderstorms which have begun in Pastoral country adjoining the desert.

Erythrophleum chlorostachya

Terminalia kumpaja

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Acacia sclerosperma

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Psoralea sp

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Terminalia kumpaja

newcastelia

Newcastelia spodiotricha

 

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Ptilotus calostachya

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Capparis spinosa ssp nummularia

Erythrophleum chlorostachya

Erythrophleum chlorostachya

Update, this will help desert plant ecology:

Atmospheric CO2 Enrichment Helps Plants to Deal with Drought (17 October 2016)
Another experiment demonstrates that the unwanted negative consequences of a common environmental stressor – which is often experienced throughout the world – may be largely thwarted by the ongoing rise in the air’s CO2 content…

About Tom Harley

Amateur ecologist and horticulturalist and CEO of Kimberley Environmental Horticulture Inc. (Tom Harley)
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