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plant growing in shale rock

plant growing in rock

Plant growing in rock IMG 9621 - Great slabs of shale line the banks of the Chambers River, in the northern Flinders Ranges region of South Australia. Rock doesn't always prohibit the growth of plants however, and with its seed germinating in the grains of soil in a narrow crack, this small plant clung onto life in the outback.

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