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Arenaria aculeata Info
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Monkeyflowers - Photo (c) Wayfinder_73, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND) CC
Monkeyflowers Info
Mimulus /ˈmɪmjuːləs/ is a diverse plant genus, the monkey-flowers and musk-flowers. The about 150 species are currently placed in the family Phrymaceae. The genus had traditionally been placed in Scrophulariaceae. The removal of Mimulus from that family has been supported by studies of chloroplast DNA first published in the mid-1990s. Multiple studies of chloroplast DNA and two regions of nuclear rDNA suggest that the genera Phryma, Berendtiella, Hemichaena, Leucocarpus, Microcarpeae, Peplidium, Glossostigma, and Elacholoma are all... (From Wikipedia)
California Black Oak - Photo (c) josh jackson, some rights reserved (CC BY) CC
California Black Oak Info
Quercus kelloggii, the California Black Oak, also known as simply black oak, or Kellogg oak, is an oak in the red oak section (Quercus sect. Lobatae), native to western North America. It is a close relative of the black oak (Quercus velutina) found in eastern and central North America. (From Wikipedia)
alpine flames Info
Pyrrocoma apargioides is a species of flowering plant in the aster family known by the common name alpineflames. It is native to the western United States from the Sierra Nevada of California east to Utah, where it grows in the forests and meadows of high mountains. It is a perennial herb growing from a taproot and producing one or more stems to 30 centimeters in length. The stems are decumbent or upright, reddish, and hairless to... (From Wikipedia)
common woolly sunflower - Photo (c) randomtruth, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA) CC
common woolly sunflower Info
The Common Woolly Sunflower (Eriophyllum lanatum), also known as Oregon Sunshine, is a widespread, herbaceous dicot of the sunflower family Asteraceae. It is native to western North America, commonly growing in many dry, open places below 10,000 ft, but it also grows on rocky slopes and bluffs. It is most common in California, but grows as far north as Vancouver, Canada. (From Wikipedia)
Western Wallflower - Photo (c) James Gaither, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND) CC
Western Wallflower Info
Erysimum capitatum is a species of wallflower known commonly as the sanddune wallflower, western wallflower, or prairie rocket. (From Wikipedia)
Harlequin Lupine - Photo (c) Bill Bouton, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA) CC
Harlequin Lupine Info
Lupinus stiversii is a species of lupine known by the common name harlequin lupine. The plant was named for Army physician Dr. Charles Austin Stivers, who first collected it in 1862 near Yosemite. (From Wikipedia)
woolly mule's ears - Photo (c) Neil Hunt, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC) CC
woolly mule's ears Info
Wyethia mollis is a species of flowering plant in the aster family known by the common name woolly mule's ears. The plant is hairy to woolly in texture, sometimes losing its hairs with age. (From Wikipedia)
Oaks - Photo (c) Iris Shreve Garrott, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA) CC
Oaks Info
An oak is a tree or shrub in the genus Quercus (/ˈkwɜrkəs/;Latin "oak tree"), having approximately 600 extant species. The common name "Oak" may also appear in the names of species in related genera, notably Lithocarpus. The genus is native to the Northern Hemisphere, and includes deciduous and evergreen species extending from cool temperate to tropical latitudes in Asia and the Americas. The center of endemism is regarded as North America, particularly Mexico. (From Wikipedia)
Pussypaws - Photo (c) randomtruth, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA) CC
Pussypaws Info
Calyptridium monospermum (formerly Cistanthe monosperma) is a perennial plant in the MIner's Lettuce Family (Montiaceae), known by the common name one-seeded pussypaws. It was formerly classified in the Purslane Family (Portulacaceae). (From Wikipedia)
Dusky Onion - Photo (c) Dan and Raymond, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA) CC
Dusky Onion Info
Allium campanulatum is a species of wild onion known by the common name dusky onion or Sierra onion. (From Wikipedia)
Sunflower Family - Photo (c) Donna, some rights reserved (CC BY) CC
Sunflower Family Info
Asteraceae or Compositae (commonly referred to as the aster, daisy, or sunflower family) is an exceedingly large and widespread family of Angiospermae. The group has more than 23,000 currently accepted species, spread across 1,620 genera (list) and 12 subfamilies. In terms of numbers of species, Asteraceae is rivaled only by Orchidaceae. (Which of the two families is actually larger is unclear, owing to uncertainty about exactly how many species exist in each family). The main feature... (From Wikipedia)
Jeffrey pine - Photo (c) Mr Stobbe, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA) CC
Jeffrey pine Info
Jeffrey pine, Pinus jeffreyi, also known as Jeffrey's pine, and black pine, (Washo: madá:š dewdíʔiš) is a North American pine tree. ) It is named in honor of its botanist documenter John Jeffrey. (From Wikipedia)
Sierra Juniper - Photo (c) faerthen, all rights reserved, uploaded by faerthen C
Sierra Juniper Info
Juniperus grandis (Sierra Juniper) is a shrub or tree native to California, United States. (From Wikipedia)
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