The Revised and Expanded 2nd Edition of our wonderful Wildflowers of San Luis Obispo, California has arrived! 20 new plants have been added, the SLO City open space map has been updated, including trailhead directions. The new cover photograph of Woolly Blue Curls with the distant view of an oak studded grassy hillside puts you on our Central Coast.
Color photos of more than 300 wildflowers that grow in and around the City of San Luis Obispo appear in this field guide, developed by the City of San Luis Obispo Natural Resources program and the San Luis Obispo chapter of the California Native Plant Society.
Wildflowers are organized by color, and descriptions include common and botanical names, general locations, blooming seasons, and brief notes about growing habits, size and protected status. In the middle is a map showing public open spaces and trails.
Thanks to the expertise and generosity of local botanists, photographers, and wildflower enthusiasts, this