Posted by: Sandy Steinman | May 23, 2019

Peavine Ridge Wildflowers 5/22/19

Botanical Wanderings -California reports

Peavine Ridge Road in El Dorado County to look for wildflowers on the lava caps. About 4000 ft elevation. We DID find wildflowers, but they were struggling with the snow! In late May! One spot had masses of one of the prettiest California endemics, Five spot (Nemophila maculata). The problem was, they were too cold to open up. We did find a few that decided to open for us as the sun warmed them up. I don’t recommend going to this spot quite yet.

See photos at (3) Botanical Wanderings – California


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Categories

%d bloggers like this: