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Lotus lanuginosus Lotus lanuginosus is a perennial of the extrme desert. It sprouts and blooms only in rainy years. S Israel, S Negev, edge of Seiifim plain Geotagged,Israel,Lotus lanuginosus,Winter Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Lotus lanuginosus

Lotus lanuginosus is a perennial of the extrme desert. It sprouts and blooms only in rainy years. S Israel, S Negev, edge of Seiifim plain

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  1. The stem is so hairy!! I wonder if the hairs help collect water? Posted 7 months ago
    1. The hair decrease water loss form the stem surface Posted 7 months ago
      1. Interesting, thanks :) Posted 7 months ago

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Lotus lanuginosus is a perennial of the extreme desert. It sprouts and blooms only in rainy years.

Similar species: Beans
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ori Fragman Sapir

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Uploaded Jan 24, 2019. Captured Jan 28, 2016 16:19 in Hevel Eilot Regional Council, Israel.
  • NIKON D610
  • f/29.0
  • 1/160s
  • ISO400
  • 60mm