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Greasewood

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Several shrubs are commonly called greasewood, especially the creosote bush (genus Larrea). Sarcobatus vermiculatus, a member of the Goosefoot Family, is the “true” greasewood, true greasewood being one if its common names, along with black greasewood. A native, perennial shrub, … Continue reading

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Marsh Jaumea

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Amid the tidal flats at South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve north of Bandon OR is a interesting low bank that illustrates plants with different levels of tolerance to salinity, salt spray and submergence. On this bank are four distinct … Continue reading

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