Apache Plume

Common Names:
Apache Plume
Scientific name:
Fallugia paradoxa
Elevation range:
4,000-5,500 ft.
Flowering Months:
May, June
Height | Length:
1-5 ft.
Life Cycle | Lifeform:
Shrub
State Occurrences:
Desert region:
Mojave

Apache Plume 1

Apache Plume in the desert

Fallugia paradoxa has white flowers and pink feathery seed heads, Mojave National Preserve | April 2009   

Apache Plume 2

Apache Plume in the desert

Fallugia paradoxa showing beautiful color, Mojave National Preserve | April 2009