Rosette gall on salix lasiolepis. Species is a guess based on other pictures on Calphotos.
Pearly everlasting. High Peaks trail retuning to Moses Spring trail
Pinnacles NP Condor Gulch Trail
This lovely little plant is uncommon at Pinnacles. Always happy to see it.
Sunbathing in open sandy area near edge of thick chaparral.
Sunbathing on old wooden structure.
On rock next to trail at Pinnacles.
Many of these on Eriogonum fasciculatum hosting last year's Cuscuta (common caterpillar food plant here), but very little Cuscuta growing this year.
Poor photo, but I got a good look at many of these today. This species is documented in the Pinnacles museum collection, is distinctive, and is common here in spring.