Hydrophyllum tenuipes (Pacific Waterleaf) emerging
Goat Mtn 28 May 05
Prickly little guys, but they can be found sparsely within the Cali sage.
thickleaf yerba santa, San Gabriel Mountains, along the upper Sam Merril Trail with sugarbush, canyon live oak, toyon and manzanita, elevation appx 3800'
Riverside County, California, US
D Smith, F Leist, R Truit, J Baxter, L Webb
Growing on steep slope; longer leaves on this specimen; shaded area
many in flower outside Ferrandina