April 17,  2007

Trail Description:  This hike was very similar to our March hike two plus weeks earlier and gave us a chance to see the difference. We traveled a little over two miles through alternating meadow and forest.

Trail Location: See last picture.

Ferns not Photographed:
Bracken Fern (Pteridium aquilinum)
California Polypody (Polypodium californicum)
Wood Fern (Dryopteris arguta)

Blooming Plants Not Photographed:
Baby Stars (Linanthus parviflorus)
Blue Dicks (Dichelostemma capitatum)
Blue Eyed Mary (Collinsia sparsiflora)
Bowl Tube Iris ( Iris macrosiphon)
California Strawberry (Fragaria vesca)
Desert Deer Vetch (Lotus micranthus)
Dwarf Lupine (Lupinus bicolor)
Fairy Bells ( Disporum hookeri)
Indian Warrior (Pedicularis densiflora)
Milk Maids (Cardamine californica)
Miners Lettuce (Claytonia perfoliata)
Nodding Madia (Madia nutans)
Pine Violet ( Viola labata)
Pussy Ears (Calochortus tolmiei)
Shooting Star (Dodecatheon hendersonii)
Silver Puffs (Uropappus lindleyi)
Snake Plant (Sanicula crasicaulis)
Tom Cat Clover (Trifolium willdenovii)
Wintergreen (Pyrola picta)–In bud only










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American Vetch (Vicia americana): Many vetch are introduced; this is a native.