|References for Plant information and other information:|
Balls, Edward K. Early Uses of California Plants. University of California Press. Berkeley, Los Angeles, London, 1962
Belzer, Thomas. Roadside Plants of Southern California. Mountain Press Publishing Company. Missoula, 1984
Campbell, Paul D. Survival Skills of Native California. Gibbs Smith. Layton, 1999
Crampton, Beecher. Grasses in California. University of California Press, 1974
Dale, Nancy. Flowering Plants. California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, 2000
Jepson, W. L. A Manual of the Flowering Plants of California, 1970
McAuley, Milt. Wildflowers of the Santa Monica Mountains
Canyon Publishing Company. Canoga Park, 1996
Upper Newport Bay Naturalists Training Manual
The Jepson Manual: Higher Plants of California, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/jepman.html
A comprehensive identification guide to nearly eight thousand native and naturalized California plants
Comprehensive & searchable information on all 7,660 wild California plant species.Southern California Wildflowers and Other Plants, http://www.calflora.net/bloomingplants/index.html
Michael L. Charters plant pictures and other information.
California Native Plant Society, http://www.cnps.org/
California Native Plant Society (CNPS) web site.Orange County Chapter, California Native Plant Society, http://www.occnps.org/
California Native Plant Society (CNPS) Orange County web site.
Wildflowers of Southern California, http://www.clunet.edu/wf/
Photographs of wildflowers of the southern California chaparral, desert, mountains, and north coast by Barbara J. Collins, Ph.D.
Photo Key to Identify Wildflower Species http://www.kenbowles.net
Ken Bowles Photo Key to Identifying the Wildflowers of San DiegoWildflower Identification Guide,
Sharon L. Nixon's Wildflower Identification Guide, Park Sierra (Coarsegold, CA)Plants of Upper Newport Bay,
Robert De Ruff's Upper Newport Bay Plant list