California Wildflowers

Yellow and Orange Flowers
Mendocino Coast Indian Paintbrush
Castilleja mendocinensis
4/16 Castilleja mendocinensis is a species of Indian paintbrush known by the common name Mendocino Coast Indian paintbrush. It is endemic to the coastline of Mendocino County, California, where it grows in coastal sage scrub habitat. It is also known from isolated occurrences in Humboldt County. Viewed 4/16 Ft. Bragg, CA. Rare plant.
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Castilleja mendocinensis is a species of Indian paintbrush known by the common name Mendocino Coast Indian paintbrush. It is endemic to the coastline of Mendocino County, California, where it grows in coastal sage scrub habitat. It is also known from isolated occurrences in Humboldt County. Viewed 4/16 Ft. Bragg, CA. Rare plant.
Western Buttercup
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Ranunculus occidentalis – Western Buttercup, 5/16 Redwoods National Park, CA
Cream cups
Platystemon californicus - Creamcups
Platystemon californicus – Creamcups 4/16 Ft. Bragg, CA
Platystemon californicus - Creamcups
Platystemon californicus – Creamcups 4/16 Ft. Bragg, CA
Golden-Eyed Grass
Sisyrinchium californicum - Golden-eyed grass
Sisyrinchium californicum – Golden-eyed grass Found 4/16 Ft. Bragg, CA
Woodland Madia
Madia madioides - Woodland Madia (1)
Madia madioides – Woodland Madia Viewed 4/16 Ft. Bragg, CA
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Madia madioides – Woodland Madia Viewed 4/16 Ft. Bragg, CA
California Poppy
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Eschscholzia califorica (California Poppy) – Viewed 4/16 Ft. Bragg, CA
Eschscholzia califorica (California Poppy)
Eschscholzia califorica (California Poppy) – Viewed 4/16 Ft. Bragg, CA
Western Wallflower
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Western Wallflower, Rough Wallflower – Erysimum capitatum Viewed 4/16 Ft. Bragg, CA

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Western Wallflower, Rough Wallflower – Erysimum capitatum Viewed 6/14 Lassen National Park

Pink to Red or Red-Purple Flowers

Windmill Pink

Silene gallica- Windmill pink
Silene gallica – Windmill pink, Viewed May, 2016, Crescent City, CA
Pacific Rhododendron
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Pacific Rhododendron – Rhododendron macrophyllum, May 2016, Redwood Natl Park
Andrews Clintonia
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Clintonia andrewsiana – Andrews Clintonia, May, 2016 Lady Bird Johnson Trail, Redwoods Natl Park
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Clintonia andrewsiana – Andrews Clintonia, May, 2016 Lady Bird Johnson Trail, Redwoods Natl Park
Woodland phlox
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Phlox adsurgens-Woodland phlox – Lady Bird Johnson Trail, Redwood National Park
Salal
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Lupinus littoralis – Seashore lupine, Viewed May, 2016, Humboldt Bay Dunes
Beach Morning Glory
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Calystegia soldanella – Beach Morning Glory, Viewed May, 2016 Humboldt Bay Dunes
Seathrift
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Armeria maritima ssp. californica – Seathrift, Viewed May, 2016, Humboldt Bay Dunes
Miner’s Lettuce
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Clayton perfoliate – Miner’s Lettuce 4/16 Manchester Beach, CA
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Clayton perfoliate – Miner’s Lettuce, 4/16 Manchester Beach, CA
Seaside Daisy
Asteraceae-Seaside Daisy
Asteraceae-Seaside Daisy 4/16 Ft. Bragg, CA
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Asteraceae-Seaside Daisy 4/16 Ft. Bragg, CA
Pink-Eyed Grass
Sisyrinchium minus – Pink-eyed grass 3/16 Cabrillo Lighthouse Preserve
Oregon Geranium
Geranium oreganum - Oregon geranium
Geranium oreganum – Oregon geranium 4/16 Ft. Bragg, CA
Checker Mallow
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Sidelcea malvaeflora (Checker Mallow) Viewed: Ft. Bragg, CA 4/16
Berry’s Pestimon

Mountain Pride, Berry's pestemon - Penstemon newberryi

Mountain Pride, Berry’s pestemon – Penstemon newberryi Viewed 6/14 Lassen National Park

Alpine Paintbrush
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Rosy paintbrush, Alpine paintbrush, Rhexia-leaved paintbrush – Castilleja rhexifolia. Viewed 6/14 Lassen National Park
Pussypaws
Pussypaws - Cistanthe umbellata
Pussypaws – Cistanthe umbellate Viewed 6/14 VIEWED IN LASSEN NATIONAL PARK

Violet to Blue or Blue-Purple Flowers

Wild Iris
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Wild Iris, Iris tenax, Viewed May, 2016 Redwoods State Pzrk, CA
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Wild Iris, Iris tenax, Viewed May, 2016 Redwoods State Pzrk, CA
Many-colored Lupine
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Lupinus varicolor – Many-colored Lupine, Viewed May, 2016, Humboldt Bay Dunes
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Lupinus varicolor – Many-colored Lupine, Viewed May, 2016, Humboldt Bay Dunes 
Broadleaf Lupine
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Lupinus latifolius- Broadleaf Lupine May, 2016 Bald Hill Rd, Redwood Natl Park
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Lupinus latifolius- Broadleaf Lupine May, 2016 Bald Hill Rd, Redwood Natl Park
Seashore Lupine
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Lupinus littoralis – Seashore lupine, Viewed May, 2016, Humboldt Bay Dunes

Mexican hedge nettle

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Lupinus littoralis – Seashore lupine, Viewed May, 2016, Humboldt Bay Dunes
Carmel Ceanthus
Ceanothus griseus - Carmel Ceanthus
Ceanothus griseus – Carmel Ceanthus. Viewed 4/16 Ft. Bragg, CA
Silvery Lupine
Silvery lupine - Lupinus argenteus
Silvery lupine – Lupinus argenteus Viewed 6/14 Lassen National National Park
Lowly Pestemon

 

Lowly Penstemon - Penstemon humilis
Lowly Penstemon – Penstemon humbles Viewed 6/14 in Lassen National Park
Lowly Penstemon - Penstemon humilis
Lowly Penstemon – Penstemon humilis
Bowl-Tubed Iris
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Bowl-tubed Iris – Iris macrosiphon Viewed 3/16 and 4/16 Ft. Bragg, CA
Baby Blue Eyes
Baby Blue Eyes Nemophila menziesii
Baby Blue Eyes Nemophila menziesii Viewed 3/16 Ft. Bragg, CA
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Baby Blue Eyes Nemophila menziesii Viewed 3/16 Ft. Bragg, CA

White or Whitish Flowers

Largeflower Fairybell
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Prosartes smithii-Largeflower Fairybell, May, 2016 Redwood Natl Park (Lady Bird Johnson Trail).
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Prosartes smithii-Largeflower Fairybell, May, 2016 Redwood Natl Park (Lady Bird Johnson Trail).
Columbia Windflower
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Anemone deltoidea-Columbia windflower Native to pacific northwest-viewed May, 2015 Redwood Natl Park
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Anemone deltoidea-Columbia windflower Native to pacific northwest-viewed May, 2015 Redwood Natl Park
Yarrow
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Achillea millefolium – Yarrow, Viewed May, 2016 Humboldt Bay Dunes
  • Beach Silvertop
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Glehnia littoralis – Beach Silvertop, Viewed May, 2016, Humboldt Bay Dunes
Beach Knotwood (Can also be pinkish)
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Polygonum paronychia – Beach Knotweed. Viewed May, 2016, Humboldt Bay Dunes
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Polygonum paronychia – Beach Knotweed. Viewed May, 2016, Humboldt Bay Dunes
California Man-root
Marah fabaceus, - California manroot
Marah fabaceus, – California manroot 4/16 Navarro River State Park
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Marah fabaceus, – California manroot 4/16 Navarro River State Park