Purple Lupen & Pine Needles
Angeles National Forest, Angeles Crest Highway
La Cañada Flintridge, California
In the often harsh environment of the Angeles National Forest at 6600 feet, Aside from the trees, plants tend to be very small, low-growing and inconspicuous. These lupines are found growing beneath the Jeffery Pines and fur trees on an exposed mountain ridge overlooking a branch of the San Gabriel Canyon..
October 23, 2018