popcorn flower


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popcorn flower

n.
Any of various plants of the genus Plagiobothrys of western North America and South America, having small white flowers in clusters that resemble popped kernels of popcorn.
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Matthews enthusiastically names the flowers bursting forth: "There's white forget-me-nots and shooting stars, milkmaids, buttercups, owl's clover, and popcorn flower.
Continue along the Kernville turnoff and you'll see hillsides ablaze with gilia and popcorn flower, along with owl's clover, blue dicks, jewelflower and flaming red desert paintbrush, according to the weekly Wildflower Hotline, which can be heard by calling (818) 768-3533.
Some of the wetlands plants are common and easy to identify, such as the waving shafts of tufted hairgrass, the bright blue lupin and the white popcorn flower.
Go there to see California poppies, goldfields, larkspur, lupine, owl's clover, popcorn flower, and tidy tips, to name but a few.