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n. - Low-growing sticky subshrub of southwestern United States having narrow linear leaves on many slender branches and hundreds of tiny yellow flower heads.

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  • The plant's scientific name then became "Gutierrezia elegans," commonly known as Lone Mesa snakeweed.
  • Schneider said he and his wife, Betty, have found 700 of the Lone Mesa snakeweed plants in a portion of the park, a small number in comparison to other well-known species.
  • Round the body of the trees, planted some at their root, and some upon the different parts of the trunk, crept the withy, the snakeweed, the ivy, and the hop, and...
  • The Environmental Quality Incentives Program will be discussed, as well as: mechanical and chemical control of mesquite and cedar; precision brush management using global... for more
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