Far Out Flora

October 6, 2010
by Megan

Kahili Ginger: Good Bad Ugly

Over in Stybing, I wandered into the courtyard next to the main offices.   There was an instant attraction to these showy flowers, but I couldn’t find the ID tag for this guy.  After poking around, I think it’s Kahili … Continue reading

September 16, 2010
by Megan

Highway Hottentot to Hell

You can tell that fall is just around the corner when the Hottentot Fig (Carpobrotus edulis) starts to turn a deep scarlet red…and so continues my love/ hate relationship with this devilish succulent. Up and down the California coast you … Continue reading