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Jepson Field Book volume 17 page 28 | University and Jepson Herbaria Archives, University of California, Berkeley

Jepson Field Book volume 17 page 28
Waltham Creek, 1000 ft.  (Fresno Co. [County], near Alcalde) [May 10, 1907]  No trees here at all except cottonwood (Populus Fremonti), the hills utterly barren. Brush of spaced individuals of Artemisia Californica, Stenotus linearifolius, and composite bush like the latter but not resinous and the heads without rays. No. 2654. Delphinium parryi Gray. Simple and cylindrical raceme or the lower flowers long, pedicelled, or the stem branching both at base and above. Flowers light purplish blue, or white-fl [flowered] individuals not uncommon. Lower pair of petals cleft, upper glabrous, whitish and veined, notched. No. 2655. Eriophyllum Jepsonii. Taken from near base, i.e., representing nearly full height. No. 2656. Grass, Bromus rubens L. the commonest See p. 36 at bottom.  ::::::::: [Waltham Creek, 1000 ft.  (Fresno Co. [County], near Alcalde)] May 10, 1907  one on the steep sharp slopes, covering the hills as the most abundant plant species in continuous colonies. No. 2656A. Godetia. Petals with a deep (sharply defined) purple zone at base, above this white, shading to the lilac-tinged apex, outside wholly lilac. Some fls. [flowers] show sprinkle of dots above the purple. Stigmas white, narrowly oblong, densely short hairy. Shorter anthers often purple dotted, these erect and dehiscing first the 4 [four] longer stamens lying close against the sides of the flower or even pushed through the petal intervals to the outside of the flower. These stand erect next, dehisce just before the style becomes erect and expands its stigmas, it (the style) having previously lain to one side of the flower.
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