Today was spent looking for Buckwheats, the genus Eriogonum, with the Bristlecone (Eastern Sierra) Chapter of the California Native Plant Society. We found eleven or twelve species.
Also seen were the rare Calochortus panamintensis or Panamint Mariposa Lily, Opuntia Cactus in bloom.
Several birds were also noticed including Chukar,
immature Red-tail Hawk, and Turkey Vulture.
To see a list of species seen today click read more below
E. fasciculatum var. polifolium
E. heermannii var.humulis
E. deflexum var. baratum
E. umbellatum var. versicolor