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What

Chaparral Yucca (Hesperoyucca whipplei)

Observer

velodrome

Date

July 11, 2021 04:31 PM PDT

Description

Human is 5'2", for scale. One of the biggest chaparral yuccas I've seen so far.

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What

Netleaf Hackberry (Celtis reticulata)

Observer

nofrakes

Date

May 24, 2018

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What

Thick-leaved Yerba Santa (Eriodictyon crassifolium)

Observer

upandadam

Date

April 11, 2015 11:05 AM PDT

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What

Coulter Pine (Pinus coulteri)

Observer

ronvanderhoff

Date

May 26, 2019 02:04 PM PDT

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Observer

nofrakes

Date

March 22, 2019

Description

unsure on ID. single plant growing in sandy wash.

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What

Bread Wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Observer

nofrakes

Date

October 28, 2017 01:10 PM PDT

Description

one isolated, senesced plant along Panorama Loop trail.

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What

Costa's Hummingbird (Calypte costae)

Observer

nofrakes

Date

December 2018

Description

on Agave deserti in bloom, only blooming Agave seen in this canyon, which seems early, bloom in late December.

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What

Mojave Yucca (Yucca schidigera)

Observer

nofrakes

Date

February 28, 2019

Description

1,300' elevation. Yucca schidigera grow at low elevation in a Sonoran Desert setting. Common from here to the east. Lowest elevation individual I saw is this one.

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What

Desert Broomrape (Aphyllon cooperi)

Observer

nofrakes

Date

March 1, 2019

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What

Allen's Hummingbird (Selasphorus sasin)

Observer

spheller

Date

January 21, 2019 01:26 PM PST

Description

She's nesting by my front door window and has two chicks -- but I'm not sure what she is - Allen's? Anna's? Ideas appreciated

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What

Desert Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis ssp. nelsoni)

Observer

nofrakes

Date

May 2018

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What

Chaparral Yucca (Hesperoyucca whipplei)

Observer

katgrom

Date

December 8, 2018 09:22 AM PST

Description

Yuccas sprouting 4 weeks after the Woolsey Fire.

Photos / Sounds

What

Chaparral Yucca (Hesperoyucca whipplei)

Observer

nofrakes

Date

April 22, 2018

Description

cluster of approx 2 dozen plants, growing near crest of ridgeline.