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Photography of Homer L. Shantz

Desert country

Contributor: 
The University of Arizona Herbarium
Creator: 
Homer Leroy Shantz
Description: 
The country above Wolvefontein is covered with a very low shrub and is overrun with sheep. Appearance about as a level sage area of Nevada. Just below the Euphorbias, Acacia giraffii and an Opuntia ficus indica with Ziziphus enter and a little farther down at or above Glenconnor (722 ft. el) (64 m from P. Elizabeth) forms a relatively dense thicket (here called bush).Shows low stuff in fore but the above type in back. [Shantz travel journal, Aug. 30, 1919]
Format: 
image/jpeg
Language: 
English
Title: 
azu_shantz_19190830_36153_m
Created: 
1919-08-30
City: 
Wolvefontein
City Then: 
Wolvefontein
Continent: 
Africa
Country: 
South Africa
Country Then: 
South Africa
Is this item in the public domain?: 
No