Monthly Archives: May 2012

Robinia pseudoacacia L. (Black Locust)

Journal entry 2011 May 28. At least three trees along paved bike trail alongside the Susan River, urban/suburban Susanville. According to the literature, the flowers are edible when fried, but the ripe seeds (“peas”) are extremely toxic.

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Agoseris retrorsa (Benth.) E. Greene (Spearleaf Mountain Dandelion, Spear Leaved Agoseris, Spearleaf Agoseris)

Journal entry: 2012 May 15

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Alyssum desertorum Stapf.

Journal entry: 2012 May 12

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Calyptridium umbellatum (Torr.) Greene (Pussypaws, Pussy Toes, Cistanthe)

Journal entry: 2012 May 12

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Agoseris glauca (Pursh.) Raf. var glauca (Short-beaked Agoseris, Mountain Dandelion)

Journal entry: 2012 May 6.

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