Photos copyright © 2010-2012 Kat Avila
Camera: Canon SD780 IS
Menzies' Goldenbush, Isocoma menziesii, ASTER FAMILY
Menzies' Goldenbush
2010.4.23
Menzies' goldenbush
2010.8.20
Moss
moss
delicate moist tendrils
2011.1.28
moss
2011.1.28
moss
2011.3.15
Narrow-leafed milkweed, Asclepias fascicularis, MILKWEED FAMILY
narrow-leafed milkweed
2010.5.5
narrow-leafed milkweed
2010.5.26
narrow-leafed milkweed
2011.6.2
narrow-leafed milkweed
2011.6.2
Oak Mistletoe, Phoradendron villosum, MISTLETOE FAMILY
oak mistletoe
a tree full of mistletoe
2011.1.27
oak mistletoe
2011.1.27
Phacelia, Phacelia ramosissima, HYDROPHYLLACEAE FAMILY
phacelia
2010.5.14
phacelia
2010.5.14
Sage
black sage
black sage
Salvia mellifera greene
MINT FAMILY
2010.5.5
purple sage
purple sage
(aka grayball sage)
Salvia dorrii
MINT FAMILY
2010.4.23
purple sage
purple sage
(aka grayball sage)
Salvia dorrii
MINT FAMILY
2010.5.5
Torrey Pine, Pinus torreyana, PINE FAMILY: According to the NAS California field guide, the Torrey Pine is the "[r]arest N. Amer. pine; fewer than 9,000 trees remain." The ground label next to the tree says this particular specimen came from San Diego.
torrey pine
2011.3.17
torrey pine
2011.3.17
torrey pine
2011.3.17
torrey pine
2011.3.17
Western Black Willow Salix gooddingii, WILLOW FAMILY
Western black willow
2011.3.17
Western black willow
2011.3.17
Western Vervain, Verbena lasiostachys, VERBENA FAMILY
Western vervain
2010.5.5
Western vervain
2010.5.14
Western vervain
2010.3.15
Western vervain
2010.3.17
Miscellaneous Plants
flower
2010.5.14
white flower
2010.5.26
pearly everlasting
pearly everlasting
Anaphalis margaritacea
ASTER FAMILY
2010.5.26
purple flower
2011.10.11
purple flower
2011.10.11
flower
2011.3.17
flower
2011.3.17
flower
beetle love
2011.3.17
fern-like plant
2011.3.17
fern-like plant
2011.10.11
pink flowers
2011.4.18
pink flowers
2011.4.18
yellow flowers
2011.4.18
yellow flowers
2011.4.18
yellow flowers
2011.4.18
yellow flowers
2011.4.18
yellow flowers
2011.4.18
yellow flowers
close-up
2011.4.18
yellow flowers
2011.4.18
yellow flowers
2011.4.18
yellow flowers
2011.4.18
Urban Forest
Fever Tree, Acacia xanthophloea: A tree native to Africa.
fever tree
They should have called
it the "porcupine tree."
2011.3.10
fever tree
2011.3.10
fever tree
2011.3.10
fever tree
2011.3.10
Japanese Yew (aka Buddhist Pine), Podocarpus macrophyllus: A tree native to Japan and China.
Japanese yew
2011.3.10
Japanese yew
2011.3.10
Japanese yew
2011.3.10
Japanese yew
2011.3.10
Silk Floss Tree (aka Kapok Tree), Ceiba speciosa, or Chorisia speciosa: A tree native to Argentina and Brazil.
silk floss tree
Large thorns protect
its trunk.
2011.3.10
silk floss tree
2011.3.10
silk floss tree
2011.3.10
silk floss tree
seed pods
2011.3.10
silk floss tree
2011.3.10
Winter at SJWS
winter tree
delicate branch structure
San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary
2011.1.27
winter tree
San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary
2011.1.27
fallen branch
fallen branch
2011.2.4
lichen
lichen between bench slats
2011.2.4
winter tree
2011.2.4