Collecting with Cate Bergman, 10 May 2005, Lee County TX.
Asclepias linearis Opuntia and Phlox Tragia in full bloom.

The spines of Cnidoscolus, the Texas bull nettle.. Ruth and Cate, triumphant, after excavating an enormous Ditaxis root. Ditaxis (Euphorbiaceae) was previously unknown from Lee County! Catterpillar found at Lake Sommerville
Ditaxis female flower.


Cate contemplates some Vitis.