Past Times Time Travel ~ Romancing California ~ Nature Rambling ~
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...