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Leonard and I have several areas on our ranch (near Lookout CA – Modoc County) that we leave as untouched wildlife areas. These wildflowers are some of the earliest that bloom in those protected areas on our property. As in … Continue reading
Tagged dagger pod, desert parsley, dwarf waterleaf, Erodium cicutarium, Hydrophyllum capitatum, Lithophragma bulbifera, Lomatium utriculatum, natural history, Phoenicaulis cheiranthoides, prairie starflower, Ranunculus glaberrimus, redstem filaree, sagebrush buttercup
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This charming little plant, rarely growing more than a foot tall, goes by many different common names including prairie starflower, woodland star and slender fringe cup. Since we first called Lithophragma bulbifera a prairie starflower, that is the name Leonard … Continue reading