Friday, January 18th, 2013

Whippets18 Jan 2013 01:45 pm

whippet yawn

Photography&Travel18 Jan 2013 11:32 am

Dischidia blooms.


California Native Plants&Photography&Plants18 Jan 2013 09:58 am

Arctostaphylos densiflora Howard McMinn

Arctostaphylos densiflora “Howard McMinn” is another California tree. This one is shorter than yesterday’s Catalina Ironwood, topping out at below 10ft., vs. the 40ft. tall Ironwood.

Arctostaphylos densiflora “Howard McMinn”

California Native
Evergreen shrub

Sun: Full Sun
Water: Low
Size: 7ft.h. x 10ft.w.

Large evergreen mounding shrub with clusters of small flowers, white to light pink, in winter through spring. Berries are favored by native birds. Dark red trunk.


A. “Howard McMinn” is a nectar source for the Monarch Butterfly and the California Dogface Butterfly