Mojave Prickly Poppy (Argemone corymbosa) along the descent route from
Little Pyramid Peak
Lake Mead Area, Nevada. March 2008.
(The plant in the background on the left is a Sunray)
Argemone corymbosa is a perennial forb. Its stems and leaves are covered in stout spines and thus its name. The flowers are large and white in color.