November Plants of the Month

Click on each of the titles below to read accounts of the featured plants.

Photo by Vernon Smith

Aphyllon californicum ssp. californicum (red-purple broomrape)

Orobanche species in California are now in genus Aphyllon
Photo by Vernon Smith

Stephanomeria virgata ssp pleurocarpa – (twiggy wreath)

Stephanomeria virgata ssp pleurocarpa “twiggy wreath”
 
Photo by Vernon Smith

Symphoricarpos albus var. laevigatus – (common snowberry)

Marin snowberries (Symphoricarpos species)
Photo by Vernon Smith

Sesuvium verrucosum – (western sea-purslane)

 

Marin’s Native Aizoaceae, Western Sea-purslane (Sesuvium verrucosum)
 
Photo by Vernon Smith

Dittrichia graveolens – (stinkwort)

Dittrichia graveolens – (stinkweed)