The Sonoran Desert Florilegium

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Zapoteca formosa
Schott's stickpea
© 2018 Chris Bondante
Pen and ink


Plate Descriptions


1.    Habit - flowering branch
2.    Inflorescence, flowers unopened
3.    Inflorescence, flowers opened
       with numerous stamens
4.    Flower - longitudinal section
5.    Fruiting branch with seed pods
6.    Seeds
7.    Leaves
        (a) open position (day)
        (b) closed position (night)