Questions about seeds from hot and dry summer areas

Shawn Pollard
Thu, 19 Jun 2003 06:50:45 PDT
("Tumbleweed," by the way, is the American
> common name for 
> Amaranthus albus, an introduced weed.)

In the Southwest, it's Salsoa kali, the infamous
Russian thistle.  :-)

In Midland's fierce spring winds, all of my ripening
Allium schubertii stalks blew off and bounce around
the yard like tumbleweeds.

Shawn Pollard

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