Eastern Mojave Vegetation Shell Creek, San Luis Obispo County, California.
 
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Small creek in the Southern Coast Ranges of California. Drains to Shandon and the Estrella River, which eventually joins the Salinas River.

Shell Creek is a popular place for viewing wildflowers in early spring. It was one of my mother's favorite places, and she painted several scenes here. Some of her ashes are spread along Shell Creek.

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Species collected at or near this location.

This list summarizes plants collected or observed at this specific, named location. It does not include plants collected or observed at nearby named or unnamed locations. It may be more instructive to use the Area Lists that contain this location.

  • TAS – The plant was collected by Tom Schweich.
  • Oth – The plant was collected by someone, but not Tom.
  • Obs – The plant was observed, but not collected.

Asteraceae

Madieae

Madiinae

Layia platyglossa (Fischer & C. Meyer) A. Gray. Coastal Tidytips (TAS)

Total number of taxa: 1
Native Taxa:
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1
Exotic Taxa:
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0
Nativity Undetermined:
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0
Listed Weeds:
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If you have a question or a comment you may write to me at: tas4@schweich.com I sometimes post interesting questions in my FAQ, but I never disclose your full name or address.  


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Date and time this article was prepared:4:42:56 PM, 7/24/2021.