Castela emoryi (Gray) Moran & Felger.
Engl.: crucifixion thorn, cascara amarga, chaparro amargosa.
Span.: corona de cristo.
Bot. syn.: Holacantha emoryi Gray.
Closeup of recent seeds. Pipeline road, AZ, US. Wild. 1998-03-01.
Closeup of male plant. Phoenix, AZ, US. Planted. 1998-03-01.
Closeup of butchered branch. This is -not- how you pick the plant. Pipeline road, AZ, US. Wild. 1998-03-01.
Closeup of branch. Pipeline road, AZ, US. Wild. 1998-03-01.
Female bush. Pipeline road, AZ, US. Wild. 1998-03-01.
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