NAZ Flora: A Photographic, Annotated Catalog of Northern Arizona Vascular Plants, published by Mindbird Maps & Books

Marah gilensis

Gila Manroot

A member of the Cucurbitaceae, the Gourd Family

Flowering branches of Marah gilensis, Cerbat Foothills Recreation Area, Kingman, Arizona.

Flowering branch.
Cerbat Foothills Recreation Area, BLM (near Kingman): Along Monolith Garden Trail loop
along tributory to Cook Canyon, at 3530 feet elevation.

19 March 2011.

 

Inflorescence of Marah gilensis, Cerbat Foothills Recreation Area, Kingman, Arizona.

Inflorescence.
Same plant as in prior image.

19 March 2011.

 

Flower of Marah gilensis, Cerbat Foothills Recreation Area, Kingman, Arizona.

Flower detail.
Same plant as in prior images.

19 March 2011.

 

Vine of Marah gilensis, Cerbat Foothills Recreation Area, Kingman, Arizona.

Tip of vine.
Same plant as in prior images.

19 March 2011.

 

Flowering vine of Marah gilensis, Cerbat Foothills Recreation Area, Kingman, Arizona.

Section of flowering vine, crawling on scrub oak, Quercus sp.
Same plant as in prior images.

19 March 2011.

 

Foliage of Marah gilensis, Cerbat Foothills Recreation Area, Kingman, Arizona.

Foliage of vine, crawling on scrub oak, Quercus sp.
Same plant as in prior images.

19 March 2011.

 

Habitat of Marah gilensis, Cerbat Foothills Recreation Area, Kingman, Arizona.

Habitat, crawling on scrub oak, Quercus sp., at center.
Same plant as in prior images.

19 March 2011.

 

Photographs copyright © Lee Dittmann

This page created 20 March 2011.

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