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Mistletoe

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Click for greater clarity.

Here’s some mistletoe, Phoradendron tomentosum ssp. tomentosum. The scientific name is complicated. The plant is a hemi-parasite. That’s the long and the short of it.

Photographed in northwest Austin on January 2, 2012, a year ago today.

© 2013 Steven Schwartzman

Written by Steve Schwartzman

January 2, 2013 at 6:23 AM

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