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Snowball Sand Verbena (Abronia fragrans)

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Overview, Abronia fragrans

Snowball Sand Verbena in its native habitat, Samalayuca dune field, Chihuahua, Mexico. Photograph by Wynn Anderson.

Flowers of Abronia fragrans   Abronia fragrans, fruit

Flowers and fruit, Samalayuca dune field, Chihuahua, Mexico. Photographs by Wynn Anderson.

Geographic Range: widespread in deep sandy soils, from Montana southeast to eastern Arizona, southern New Mexico (White Sands), El Paso Co. Texas and the Samalayuca dune field south of Juarez in Chihuahua, Mexico. plants seldom commercially available but it may be seeded on well-draining sandy soil in full sun

Last Update: 18 Sep 2013