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wild flowers of California

Mary Elizabeth Parsons

wild flowers of California

their names, haunts, and habits

by Mary Elizabeth Parsons

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Published by Cunningham, Curtiss & Welch in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Flowers -- California

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Mary Elizabeth Parsons; illustrations by Margaret Warriner Buck. 16th thousand.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. ℗ ., v-cvi, 417 p.
    Number of Pages417
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14171683M

    The yellow flowers turned out to be yellow fiddleneck, but since we were looking for California's state flower, the California Gold Poppy, we headed east on Gaskell Road. It wasn't long before we saw the first clumps of this gorgeous wildflower and .


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