One of my favorite late spring hikes is the Mary Bowerman Trail that circles the summit of Mount Diablo. Here are a few photos from our hike this morning.
Sagebrush Lizard (Sceloporus graciosus)Sticky Chinese Houses (Collinsia tinctoria)Western WhiptailBitter Root (Lewisia rediviva)Pink Spineflower (Chorizanthe membranacea)Oregon Sunshine (Eriophyllum lanatum)Chia (Salvia columbariae)Clustered Broomrape (Orobanche fasciculata)