Fouquieria splendens


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Noun1.Fouquieria splendens - desert shrub of southwestern United States and Mexico having slender naked spiny branches that after the rainy season put forth foliage and clusters of red flowersFouquieria splendens - desert shrub of southwestern United States and Mexico having slender naked spiny branches that after the rainy season put forth foliage and clusters of red flowers
candlewood - any of several resinous trees or shrubs often burned for light
Fouquieria, genus Fouquieria - resinous succulent trees or shrubs of desert and semidesert regions of southwestern United States that are leafless most of the year
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laxiflora Acacia farnesiana (Sp, S, F; PA, RV) (Sp; PA; RV) Acacia occidentalis Mimosa dysocarpa (S; PA; RV) (S, F; PA) Caesalpinia pulcherrima Nissolia schottii (F; W; PA; RV) (S; PA) Calliandra eriophylla Olneya tesota (Sp; S; PA) (Sp; PA, RV) Coursetia glandulosa Parkinsonia praecox (Sp; PA) (SP; S; PA; RV) Diphysa suberosa Prosopis velutina (S; PA) (Sp, S, F; PA, RV) Haematoxylon brasiletto Senna pallida (S; PA; RV) (Ns; RV) Havardia mexicana (Sp; PA; RV) Lysiloma divaricatum (Sp; PA) Fouquieriaceae Fouquieria macdougalii (Sp; S;PA; RV) Fouquieria splendens (Sp; PA; RV) Lamiaceae Hyptis albida (Sp- f w; pa rv) Malpighiaceae Callaeum macropterum (Sp> S F W; PA RV) Malvaceae Abutilon sp.
TABLA IV DATOS DE LA ESTRUCTURA ARBUSTIVA DEL BOSQUE DE MEZQUITE EN CUENCAME, DURANGO * Especie i/ha C C% D% Flourensia cernua 17 18,06 7,44 8,17 Larrea tridentata 42 34,27 14,11 20,19 Fouquieria splendens 7 20,51 8,45 3,37 Acacia berlandieri 10 3,36 1,38 4,81 Acacia constricta 3 1,77 0,73 1,44 Acacia crassifolia 8 8,54 3,52 3,85 Mimosa sp.
Although the species can dominate the low shrub stratum in some areas, sharing dominance with microphyllous shrubs such as Larrea tridentata or Fouquieria splendens, in most localities, its population density is low compared with other species of Opuntia (i.
Plants indicative of the desert scrub included creosotebush Larrea tridentata, ocotillo Fouquieria splendens and lechuguilla Agave lechuguilla (Henklein 2003).
36%, teniendo la mayor asociacion con la especie codominante Fouquieria splendens, en 14 sitios, seguida de la especie Prosopis glandulosa, en 13 sitios.
S Myrtle Myrtus communis S Ocotillo Fouquieria splendens S Oleander Nerium oleander S Photinia Photinia glabra S Privet California Ligustrum ovalifolium S Glossy Ligustrum lucidum S Japanese Ligustrum japonicum S Texas Ligustrum japonicum S texanum Rose, Floribunda Rosa x floribunda S Silverberry Elaeagnus commutatus S Sugar bush Rhus ovata S Bougainvillea Bougainvillea glabra V Ivy Algerian Hedera canariensis G Boston Parthenocissus V tricuspidata Jasmine, Star Jasminum multiflorum V Lavender Cotton Santolina G chamaecyparissus Periwinkle Vinca minor G Trumpet creeper Campsis radicans V Virginia creeper Parthenocissus V quinquefolia Wisteria Wisteria sinensis V Plant Mature Height Common Name Botanical Name 2'-5' 6'-9' Ash Arizona Fraxinus velutina Modesto Fraxinus velutina var.
nuttallianus, Melilotus indicus, Parkinsonia aculeata; Fouquieriaceae: Fouquieria splendens, Oleaceae: Ligustrum japonicum; Papaveraceae: Argemone ochroleuca; Platanaceae: Platanus orientalis y Tamaricaceae: Tamarix gallica.