11983 thumb Sonoran Desert Wildfire Plants

This is a guide to Sonoran Desert plants that can possibly recover/resprout, plants that can reestablish themselves by seed, and plants that can be planted to help create natural environmental conditions for other plants to begin to grow after a fire.

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jojoba 1
Simmondsia chinensis
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catclaw acacia 2
Senegalia greggii
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whitethorn acacia 3
Vachellia constricta
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pink fairy-duster 4
Calliandra eriophylla
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banana yucca 5
Yucca baccata
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creosote bush 6
Larrea tridentata
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desert ironwood 7
Olneya tesota
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desert broom 8
Baccharis sarothroides
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globemallows 9
Sphaeralcea
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triangle-leaf bursage 10
Ambrosia deltoidea
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brittlebush 11
Encelia farinosa
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broom snakeweed 12
Gutierrezia sarothrae
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wirelettuce 13
Stephanomeria
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white ratany 15
Krameria bicolor
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Engelmann's prickly pear 16
Opuntia engelmannii
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Graham's fishhook cactus 20
Mammillaria grahamii
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California barrel cactus 21
Ferocactus cylindraceus
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Engelmann's hedgehog cactus 22
Echinocereus engelmannii
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saguaro 23
Carnegiea gigantea

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