On stone lion figure - on his temple :)
These were more red than the other abundant orange Caloplaca
On chert rock (as far as I know)
Gray upper surface, ends of lobes are bumpy (soredia?)
Tight against rock, thin, darker gray lower surface (not black), absence of apothecia
K+ yellow, C-, KC- (or faint yellow)
this is barely a park, but instead, an odd enclave of houses on a private road on a mound of rock - with a very short dirt path - - but the SF Park and Rec signs are there (!)
At base of tree
Midtown terrace playground
On conifer tree
not sure why I love this stuff - but it's so cool !!
In bloom with small pink &_yellow flowers growing in clusters around the stems.
Washed up at fort funston
Somewhere up there is a hummingbird
Growing in bed outside SF County Fair Building
Rhizometous, leaflets overlapping and round lobed, fls clustered at end of peduncle
Full sun, south facing road cut near Double Bow Knot on Old Railroad Grade
After looking at Sibley, I think Nuttall's.
Unisual rock formation which looks like fossilized eggs.
Purplish Copper Butterfly
Whole family or skunks outside the academy - super cute!