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June 20, 2019

Western Poison Oak

“Leaves of three, leave it be…”, is a commonly recited rhyme to warn campers

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May 23, 2019

The Cholla Cactus

The Cholla cactus is a dastardly plant that thrives in deserts across North America.

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April 25, 2019

The Joshua Tree

The Joshua tree (Yucca brevifolia) is the largest member of the yucca family and

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March 28, 2019

The Tumbleweed

An icon of the American Old West, the tumbleweed is actually a non-native species of

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February 28, 2019

The Sugar Maple

The Sugar Maple (Acer saccharum) is a hardwood tree found in the eastern and

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December 20, 2018

Giant Kelp

Giant Kelp (Macrocystis pyrifera) is a form of brown algae and the largest of all

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November 15, 2018

The California Redwood

California Redwoods (Sequoia sempervirens) also known as the Coastal Redwoods, come

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September 14, 2016

Saguaro Cactus

The Saguaro Cactus (Carnegiea gigantea) is an instantly recognizable symbol of the

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April 17, 2015

The Ponderosa Pine

The Ponderosa Pine (Pinus ponderosa) is a large evergreen tree that is a mainstay of

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