Scientific Name

Eschscholzia californica Cham.

Family

Papaveraceae

General

 

CI

     This species is sometimes present on campus habitats along pathways around University Glen where is may have been planted by landscaping crews.  Before the fire, it was encountered only once deeper into the habitats, but has been observed more commonly post-fire.

 

References

More on this species at Calflora

The Jepson Manual (2012:  982, Papaveraceae by Gary L. Hannan and Curtis Clark)

Dale (2000:  149).

McAuley (1996:  448).

 eschscholzia-cal…ifornica-23feb2003-aEschscholzia californica in ditch along path to the east of University Glen, CI (23 February 2003).

 eschscholzia-californica-5apr2013-1Eschscholzia californica in native plant garden in Camarillo, CA (5 April 2013).

 eschscholzia-cal…ifornica-28feb2013-1Eschscholzia californica along the crest of the ridge to the south of the Town Center, CI (28 February 2013).

 

eschscholzia-cal…ifornica-11feb2015-1Eschscholzia californica along north face of hill to south of University Glen, CI campus.  This species was very rarely seen on CI habitats before the Springs Fire (11 February 2015).

 

eschscholzia-cal…fornica-11feb2015-12Eschscholzia californica along north face of hill to south of University Glen, CI campus.  This species was very rarely seen on CI habitats before the Springs Fire (11 February 2015).

 

eschscholzia-cal…ifornica-11feb2015-2Eschscholzia californica along north face of hill to south of University Glen, CI campus.  This species was very rarely seen on CI habitats before the Springs Fire (11 February 2015).

eschscholzia-cal…ifornica-11feb2015-4Eschscholzia californica along north face of hill to south of University Glen, CI campus.  This species was very rarely seen on CI habitats before the Springs Fire (11 February 2015).