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Bush Poppy Fruits

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The fruits of bush poppies (Dendromecon rigida), which I discussed in my last post (Bush Poppy on 04-11-2018), are capsules. Last March at the Botanical Garden in Tilden Regional Park (Berkeley CA), the bush poppies (also commonly called tree poppies) … Continue reading

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Whitethorn in Winter

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Whitethorn (Ceanothus cordulatus) is an evergreen member of the buckthorn family. With its greyish branches that look almost white at a distance and small, evergreen leaves this native shrub adds color to the winter landscape. Recently, while walking along the … Continue reading

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