California Native Plant Society
San Gabriel Mountains Chapter

Clockwise from top left: Castilleja gleasoni, Horse Flats; C. applegatei subsp. martinii, Lightning Point; C. applegatei subsp. martinii, Horse Flats; C. miniata, Angeles Crest Highway

The Paintbrush Quest


Part 1: The Liebre Mountains

Part 2: Santa Clara Divide Road (3N17) East — Three Points to Sulphur Spring including Horse Flats

Part 3: Santa Clara Divide Road (3N17) West — Mill Creek Summit to North Fork Saddle including Mt. Gleason and Messenger Peak

by Jane Strong, Jane Tirrell, Walter Fidler, and Graham Bothwell

Image credit: Graham Bothwell