mugwort is used as an antidote to poison oak. i use aloe vera, because it grows on my porch and really stops the itching.

ceanothus white

white ceanothus blooming in rainbow behind my house. bees love the flowers. tomorrow, i’ll try to take a photograph with the bees . . […]

cleveland sage

cleveland sage is the most intoxicating of all the native sages. these flowers seem early this year.

wild currant

today we are going to indian rock to photograph and hear grey rubin speak about the native plants. it will be cold but […]