Selected Plants of Navajo Rangelands
Roundleaf buffaloberry is found only in southern Utah and northern Arizona, the area to which it is native. As its name indicates, the foliage is silvery green, and the leaves remain on the small shrub year-round. It provides habitat and fodder for quails and other small animals. The plants are drought tolerant, and can often be found growing on rocky slopes or outcrops.
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