Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Fantastical Miner's Lettuce

When I Dream of Miner's Lettuce
Miner's Lettuce, Claytonia perfoliata, is a common San Francisco plant that thrives and blooms in the open space areas where I hike as well as the shade of my own backyard.  It is munch'able, but I often wonder if the California gold miners of '49 were really into salad...

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