Many of these were scattered throughout the area, most closer towards the ocean.
On side of the pine ridge trail.
Very long single leaves and no flowers were left on the plant, but I was told that when they bloomed they were a deep, bright purple.
Iris douglasiana (Douglas iris, syn. I. beechiana, I. watsonia) is a common wildflower of the coastal regions of Northern and Central California and southern Oregon in the USA. The Douglas Iris was first described by 19th century botanist David Douglas in Monterey, California. It grows mainly at lower elevations, below 100 meters (330 ft), though it is occasionally found at heights of up to 1,000 meters (3,300 ft). It is most common in grasslands near the coast; it...