Chip Taylor Communications

Subject: Science: Natural & Physical

Wild Gardens Series (cc)

"Highly Recommended! This series is an incomparable tour of natural beauty, offering breathtaking close-ups of wildflowers, panoramic views of sky and mountains, descriptive narration and symphonic music. A delight for the senses and a joy for nature enthusiasts, it is a wonderful opportunity to luxuriate in the Click for more

10. West Mojave Desert - Wildflowers (cc)

10. West Mojave Desert - Wildflowers (cc)

Like the East Mojave Desert the West Mojave Desert is volcanic and occurs at higher elevations; it is a hotbed of wildflowers and natural beauty. Host Martin Hale guides us from the volcanic area known as Fossil Falls, through the El Paso Mountains, then into Red Rock Canyon State Park, where we see unique and beautiful wildflowers of the region, including two of the desert's most beautiful wildflower species. Flora observed include: Desert Aster; Interior Goldenbush; Fremont's Pincushion; Desert Chicory; Prince's Rock Cress; Indigo Bush; Wallace Woolly Daisy; Mariposa Lilies; Desert Parsley; Parish's Larkspur; Desert Candle; Thistle Sage; Broad-Flowered Gilia; Parry's Linanthus; Purple Owl's Clover; Palmer's Monkeyflower; Bush Peppergrass; Scalebud; Layne's Milkvetch; Yellow Peppergrass. 2010/CC Closed-Captioned JSCA 30 min.

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