Desert Hyacinth (Cistanche tubulosa)

My first encounter of this species on Socotra. Unfortunately I was a few days late for the blossom. It is found scattered where the Arher sand dunes meet the sea.

It is also found in eastern Africa, Arabia to India.

Desert Hyacinth (Cistanche tubulosa)

Desert Hyacinth (Cistanche tubulosa)

Last Updated on 10 March, 2023 by morten

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