101 wildflowers of Yosemite by M E. Beatty

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Published by Yosemite Natural History Association, Inc in Yosemite National Park, Calif .

Written in English

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Other titlesCommon wildflowers of Yosemite.
Statementby M.E. Beatty, C.A. Harwell, and J.E. Cole ; illustrations by Mary V. Hood.
SeriesYosemite nature notes ; v. 17, no. 6
ContributionsHarwell, C A., Cole, Jack E.
The Physical Object
Paginationp. (75)-112 :
Number of Pages112
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Open LibraryOL19803735M

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Yosemite Nature Notes. Vol. Xvii. June, [M.E. Beatty] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.5/5(1). WILDFLOWERS OF YOSEMITE 81 ORCHID FAMILY SPOTTED CORAL-ROOT Corallorrhiza maculata Raf.

Flowers brownish, spotted with purple. Stems 1 to 2 feet high. Leaves reduced to papery sheaths. This plant is a sapro-phyte or root-parasite, hence is without green herbage. Grows among pine needles and other decaying vegetation through-out the Yosemite.

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Some spots on back cover. Pencil drawing on inside of yosemite falls. Minor discoloration of Rating: % positive. Also see common bird illustrations of Yosemite's avian residents by John Muir Laws--who is the author of The Laws Field Guide to the Sierra Nevada.

Take a wildflower walk to see Yosemite's stunning Sierra flora. See a Yosemite National Park botanist in the "Study the Scientist" video series describe his job (4 minutes 23 seconds). The Yosemite area offers a phenomenal variety of wildflowers, including some of the rarest varieties around.

It is home to both native California plants and species that have migrated from the Pacific coast, the Great Basin, southern deserts, and northern mountains. Thanks to Yosemite’s varied elevation and terrain, you 101 wildflowers of Yosemite book see wildflowers in bloom in different parts of the park for nearly.

Yosemite Home» Guide to Yosemite Wildflowers Yosemite Wildflower Guide. The Yosemite area is home to hundreds of varieties of wildflower, with dozens more clamoring to get in all the time. In case you're a book lover (and what right-thinking person isn't?), there are several Yosemite wildflower guidebooks available.

This is the first comprehensive Yosemite wildflower guide that's small enough to fit in a book bag. The guide was designed to help people identify almost all the wildflowers that grow in Yosemite. The only flowering plant categories not included are grasses, sedges, and rushes, along with trees and shrubs that have inconspicuous flowers.

Wildflowers of Yosemite National Park California > Yosemite National Park > Wildflowers Below is a selection of the flowering plants of Yosemite National Park; follow the links for full descriptions. Over 5 million people have purchased our books over the years.

You can count on quality every time you open our pages. A user friendly guide to the wildflowers of Yosemite and the central Sierra Nevada.

Used as a field text by Yosemite personnel and the University of California. More than color photographs identify s: 5. Wildflowers of Yosemite by Lynn Wilson () on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Celebrating Wildflowers Poster Sponsored Link. Share Remove Report.

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A portion of all proceeds go to support Yosemite Conservancy. - Includes wildflowers, shrubs, and trees most commonly in found in Yosemite National Park. - Each species is covered through images. The Complete Yosemite Flora is amazing, of course, but it's no field guide.

As with the trail guides, every book has its strengths, but I especially like Wildflowers of Yosemite by Jim and Lynn Wilson.

It's small, cheap, and of my first evaluations for a flower book for Yosemite is whether it includes Sierra Lessingia (Lessingia leptoclada), because most books don't. Driving Through Yosemite High Country wildflowers were blooming mostly at the lower parts of Tioga Pass Rd.

Crane Flat was our first stop. It was early and less in bloom than past years for the beginning of July. Lots of bistort, Corn Lilies just starting. We did. Yosemite National Park comes to life in the spring.

Explore Yosemite waterfalls, the Firefall, lunar rainbows, wildflowers and more on your next visit. See how off-season travel can help you escape the crowds, leading to a more fulfilling Yosemite trip.

Wildflowers of Yosemite Lynn Wilson, Jim Wilson, and Jeff Nicholas. This guide, also organized by flower color, includes photos of species. Unlike all the other wildflower books listed here, the photos and descriptions of each flower aren't together - the photos are all in the first half of the book, and the descriptions in the second half.

Natural history. The park is situated in the heart of the Sierra Nevada range, and most of it lies within the basins of the Merced and Tuolumne rivers.

The land rises from west to east, the eastern boundary forming a drainage divide. Most of the tallest peaks are in the southeastern area of the park, many exceed feet (3, metres); Mount Lyell, at 13, feet (3, metres), is the.

Yosemite Hikes Wildflower Guide: For advance planning I would suggest looking at these two books: Wild Flower Walks and Roads of the Sierra Gold Country by Toni Farber, which I find has the best information about where to drive and walk to see wildflowers in the Sierra Gold Country.

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Free shipping over $ Yosemite Home» Yosemite Wildflower Guide» Sources & Acknowledgements Yosemite Wildflower Guide: Sources and Credits. Hurrah for the books listed below.

Without their help, I would have had to just make up names for most of the wildflowers in this guide. Yosemite is a wildflower enthusiast’s paradise, where blossoms are found most of the year.

The park’s 11,foot range in elevation—from 2, feet on the west to 13, on the east—provides a phenomenal variety of growing conditions. Its location in the central Sierra Nevada makes it a crossroads for plant species that have migrated.

Yosemite Association - A private organization with seminars and guided educational programs in Yosemite National Park. Yosemite Junior College - The college has several wildflower classes with enthusiastic instructors.

Yosemite National Park - The National Park Service has various ranger led field trips and activities. Yosemite Wildflower Walk by James McGrew Full Day Transect Yosemite Wildflower Tours.

Spend a day in Yosemite with a naturalist as we transect through the park in search of diverse wildflowers. This car caravan tour will introduce you to a full range of Yosemite wildflowers with shorter stops at each site.

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The purpose of this book is to provide a trail guide to these flowers of Yosemite, especially the ones most likely to attract attention. Within the confines of this small volume it was not possible to be more inclusive; over 1, classified flowering plants, shrubs and trees occur within Yosemite National Park.

(Left) The Lyell Glacier is located bene foot Mount Lyell, the highest peak in Yosemite National Park. (Right) The Lyell and Maclure glaciers sit at the headwaters of the Tuolumne River and are an important source of water for alpine ecosystems (and hikers).

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Ann Marie Brown is a dedicated California outdoorswoman who hikes, camps, and bikes more than days each year. She is the author of 16 books with Moon, including several outdoors titles--Moon Yosemite, Moon California Waterfalls, and Moon Northern California Biking--and is the co-author of Moon California Hiking with Tom work has also appeared in Sunset, VIA, and.

White Wolf is a campground and lodge in Yosemite National Park, just off of the Tioga Pass road. There is a meadow next to the lodge, and if you can time it right there is a wonderful display of wildflowers.

This isn’t a “hike”, since you can park right next to the meadow, but if you are driving up Tioga Road it is well worth your time. Sierra Club Books, San Francisco pages, color photographs ISBN: Reviewed by Harold W.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wilson, Lynn. Wildflowers of Yosemite. Yosemite, Calif.: Sunrise Productions, © (OCoLC) Wilderness Press 50 Best Short Hikes in Yosemite National Park and Vicinity - 2nd Edition $ (1) The High Sierra: Peaks, Passes, Trails - 3rd Edition $   El Capitan is the 3, foot granite monolith at the north end of Yosemite Valley.

The Mighty Merced River is a mile river than runs a steep and swift route through the southern portion of Yosemite Valley. Bridalveil Fall is one of the most prominent falls in Yosemite Valley; it measures feet in height and flows year-round.

Answer 1 of 7: How are the wildflowers in Yosemite, and when might be the best time to see them. I read a post from someone who said there weren't that many in July, which surprised me. Thank you. Wildflower lovers rejoice when they visit Yosemite Park in eastern California.

The ,acre World Heritage Site is home to 1, plant species. Yosemite Guide @YosemiteNPS. Sunset over the Tuolumne River. Photo by Ryan Alonzo. Experience Your America.

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I'm a graduate student from Canada who's down in Yosemite studying some of the flowers for my summer field season. I was fortunate enough to enjoy some time in the beautiful high country while looking for monkeyflowers (genus Mimulus).Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

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