In the Siskiyou Mountains
of S. W. Oregon
This data has been provided by Mike McCullough
An officer in several Rhododendron Associations.
discoveries shown here are along the Josephine Creek which empties into
the Illinois River. Before this set of photos were taken, Mike had made
camp just NW of the bridge.
Eight Dollar Road road runs west off of Hwy. 199, just north of Kirby, Oregon
This bridge photo taken where blue square is on photo above. The trail photo was taken going down into Mike's Discoveries Area.
Along the Josephine Creek he found a Rhododendron known as Siskiyou 1307. It's bloom is shown below.
DARLINGTONIA CALIFORNICA, also called the California Pitcher plant, Cobra Lily, or Cobra Plant, is a carnivorous plant, the sole member of the genus Darlingtonia in the family Sarraceniaceae. It is native to Northern California and Oregon, growing in bogs and seeps with cold running water. This plant is designated as uncommon due to its rarity in the field.
Mike's Report on this Visit.