Sunday, April 13, 2008

Wild Flower Hike in Southern Oregon

Ted took these wonderful pictures using his macro lense. This is just some of the wildflowers we encountered on our hike today.
Field Larkspur (Delphinium)

Feild Larkspur (Delphinium)

We suspect this Salmon colored Delphinium was a hybrid of the violet one above and the scarlet one below.
Field Larkspur (Delphinium)

Husks of some flower, growing out of granite cliffs.

Unidentified, growing out of granite cliffs.

Prairie Star (Lithophragma parviflorum)

Rosy Plectritis (Plectritis congesta)

Yellow Monkey Flower (Mimulus guttatus)

Tinie-tiny belly flower. You have to get on your belly to see this one. I haven't been able to identify this one yet.

Common Brodiaea (Brodiaea capitata)

Yellow Monkey Flower and Naked Broomrape
(Mimulus guttatus) and (Orobanche uniflora)

Oregon Mariposa Lily (Calochortus tolmeiei)


On the Trail

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