Lupinus bicolor, aka miniature lupine, native to western North America, from northwestern Baja California, throughout California, and north to British Columbia. It only gets about 8cm tall.

lovely morning light and subtle low-lying haze this morning made my hike extra magical



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saw this on a thistle yesterday morning - it was just cool enough that the bees weren't out gathering. This one may have been waiting here all night for things to warm up enough to start flying again.

Madia sativa, coast tarweed, native to coastal western North America and Chile and Argentina. The leaves have hairs that extrude a sticky resin.

Wee blue flower spotted on yesterday's hike. There were a surprising number of still blooming.

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Elekk: Gameing and Other Delightful Pursuits

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