Earth Day Flower Survey with rangers and volunteers in the Rancho de Guadalupe Area.
My only shot of this one.
J Klein, M Murphy, A Young, R Westgaard
Phenology: Flowering, # of Plants: 11-100, Habitat where found: Forest Edge, Serpentine: no
San Anselmo Hills - semi-urban area
Affine, heterophyllum, or parviflorum? I gotta start picking these things.
Lithophragma affine is a species of flowering plant in the saxifrage family known by the common name San Francisco woodland star. It is native to the coast of western North America from Oregon to Baja California, where it grows in open habitat on mountain slopes, hills, and canyonsides. It is a rhizomatous perennial herb growing erect or leaning with a tall naked flowering stem. The leaves are located on the lower part of the stem, each...