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  • noun Any plant of the genus Phacelia

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  • noun any plant of the genus Phacelia


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  • Charlie Callagan, the park's naturalist, says that rains so far have been enough to anticipate only "localized hot spots" around mid-March, such as golden evening primroses and scorpionweed near the eastern park entrance on highway 190, about a three-hour drive from Las Vegas.

    Deserts in Bloom

  • On state highway 24, the road that approaches Capitol Reef National Park from the east, the desert was paved with yellow beeplant and purple scorpionweed, and there wasn't another car around.

    Deserts in Bloom


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