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Psammophyte

Another new word for me: A psammophyte is a coastal dune plant or a plant that thrives in or requires sand to grow. The word derives from “psammos”, a Greek combining word meaning sand and “phyte”, a Latin combining word … Continue reading

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Beach Evening Primrose

The third “beach” flower in this series, beach evening primrose (Camissoniopsis cheiranthifolia), was photographed in May at Dry Lagoon Beach in Humboldt Lagoon State Park (Humboldt County CA) and Endert’s Beach south of Crescent City Ca (Del Norte County). This … Continue reading

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