Sharing some native plant photos

feather_z9_ncacoast(Z9 NCAcoast)July 3, 2006

Thought you all might like to see these natives of the Northern California coastline:

Mendocino Indian Paintbrush, (Castilleja mendocinensis)

Mendocino Indian Paintbrush, (Castilleja mendocinensis)

Cream Cups, Platystemon californicus

Howell's Spineflower / Chorizanthe howellii

Another of the Howell's Spineflower, growing in driftwood

Western Wild Sea Pink / Armeria maritima

More of the same

Yellow Sand Verbena / Abronia latifolia

More of the same

Beach Morning Glory, (Calystegia soldanella)

Beach Lupine / Lupinus chamissonis

Hope you enjoyed them!


More can be seen at Feather3s Wunderground Photos

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catherinet(5 IN)

Oh's heaven! Thanks for sharing!

    Bookmark   July 4, 2006 at 10:03AM
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feather_z9_ncacoast(Z9 NCAcoast)

Thanks, Catherine. Would have posted most of these to the Bird Watching Forum, but, they're simply, not birds! :)

    Bookmark   July 4, 2006 at 4:42PM
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ahughes798(z5 IL)

Thank you so much! I really, really wish Indian Paintbrush was native here...your pictures made me want some even more! April

    Bookmark   July 4, 2006 at 5:49PM
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ccoupkir(z5 Il)

Being from the Midwest, its just wonderful to see some totally different natives! Thanks for sharing.

    Bookmark   July 5, 2006 at 12:47PM
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