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Buffalo bur buds opening

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Buffalo Bur Buds 2359

I photographed these opening buffalo bur buds, Solanum rostratum, along the Muir Lake Trail in Cedar Park on July 27th. The buds themselves are soft and fuzzy, but look at all those prickles elsewhere on the plant, especially on what will become the seed capsules.

© 2015 Steven Schwartzman

Written by Steve Schwartzman

September 11, 2015 at 5:49 AM

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