Calflora
Observation  Detail
Plant Name   Ophioglossum californicum
California adder's tongue
Observer Ron Vanderhoff    PROFILE
Date 2018-03-19
County Orange
Coordinates 33.66733, -117.63967
LOCATION CLOSEUP
Elevation 304 meters
Location Description Edison Trail, near Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park, 3-15-18
Notes Area re-surveyed following 3-15-18 detection. 2,000 plus emergent stage plants estimated, over an area of approx. 1acre. All plants growing in flat, moist clay soil on east or northeast light shade from Eriogonum fasciculatum. Usually on mostly open soil, occasionally in short grass. Abundant bryophytes, soil crust well developed. With abundant plantago erecta. All vegetative.
Habitat Verbally wet, flat clay soil plateau.
Area Size 0.2194 Acres
# of Plants 2000Phenology Leafing out
Calflora ID po82934
Added 2018-03-19 Plant Observation Entry
GroupEarly Detection Network
Location Quality HIGH (2)
ContextOther Plant Observations at this location
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© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff     CC BY-NC 4.0
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff     CC BY-NC 4.0
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff     CC BY-NC 4.0
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff     CC BY-NC 4.0