Cactus and torote Colorado tree ( Bursera microphylla ), the Baja Peninsula, Mexico
This photo clearly illustrates the contrasting morphology of different plants that are adapted to surviving in a harsh of arid environment like the Baja Peninsula; the thick, waxy, prickly epidermis of the cactus contrasting with the amber peeling bark of the torote Colorado tree ( F.Burseracea – Bursera microphylla ).
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- Duncan Murrell
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