Have only observed one plant at Pine Creek. See specimen # 1021549, also on October 13 to view entire plant.
Vegetation survey of Pengxi River drawdown zone; Day 3 T3; "alligator weed"; 175 m; terrace garden near Gaoyang
San Diego County, California, US
A very hard to find plant in RRC. Have seen only 2 or 3. Amaranthaceae. Beautiful small pink flowers, -male and female. See # 1036292 to view flower.
The Amaranthaceae, the Amaranth family, represent the most species-rich lineage within the flowering plant order of Caryophyllales. Now including the former goosefoot family (Chenopodiaceae), the extended family contains approximately 180 genera and 2,500 species.