Round meadow Giant Forest June 30/01 leaves on main stim 12 ft from tip where 2 in dia still [alive] 2 Lupins, 2 yel violas close up to giants feet. Chinquapin, ceanothus prickly [sedge], grass snowberry lousewort, red [castilleja] monardella Ribes sarcodes ceanothus in flr now [leaning] against charred base of lrg trees with lavish bloom. Lupines in large beds Pteris not large Manzita
Collinsia, red cornel Habenaria. Veratrum v. [very] tall O meadow dodecatheon [amalancher], polygonum Mimulus Aspen Sugar pine A concolor Camassia. Meadow [Lovelust] gilia-(androsace) [twelve] inch long - flrs ½ in dia. Petals as if cut off at ends lively pink v spot dark purp with length yellow at base. The yel [center] like another [coronilla] [sketch] Geranium, [fritillaries]
Original journal dimensions: 9.5 x 15 cm.
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