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This guide features 165 of the most common wildflowers you'll see from San Diego north to San Luis Obispo and eastward through California. Whether you're traipsing through foothills, walking the inland valleys, hiking amid the mountains and their fog-drenched slopes and snow-capped peaks, or admiring the harsh beauty of the desert, this guide has you covered in southern California.
Simple and convenient--narrow your choices by color and leaf attachment, and view just a few wildflowers at a time.
Pocket-size format is easier than laminated foldouts
Professional photos of flowers in bloom
Similar colors grouped together to ensure that you quickly find what you're looking for
Leaf icons for comparison and identification
Easy-to-use information for even casual observers
Expert author is a skilled botanist and photographer
About the Author
Longtime botanist and nature photographer George Miller has explored the West for 30 years and has been published in books, magazines, and newspapers. He's written 6 guidebooks to plants and animals of the Southwest.