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Cutler'S Jointfir

(Ephedra cutleri)

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Description

The rhizomatous shrubs form erect clumps, .25-1.5 metres (0.82-4.92 ft) tall and 3-5 metres (9.8-16.4 ft) wide. It grows on flat and dry sandy areas, and occasionally on rocky slopes.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Gnetophyta
Class: Gnetopsida
Order:Ephedrales
Family:Ephedraceae
Genus:Ephedra
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