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Tobacco Brush

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A member of the Buckthorn Family, Ceanothus velutinus has many common names including mountain balm, sticky laurel, snowbrush, and white lilac. It is sometimes even called red root, a name given to many members of the Ceanothus genus because of … Continue reading

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California Yerba Santa

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California yerba santa (Eriodictyon californicum) is a perennial shrub or wildflower native to and found in California and Oregon. Other names for this member of the Waterleaf Family include mountain balm and bear weed. Usually found in clonal stands, California … Continue reading

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