8:30 a.m., Oct. 21
Lace lichen (Ramalina menziesii) growing on Monterey cypress trees at Point Lobos State Reserve. September 2015. A combination of a fungus and algae and a member of the Bromeliad family of plants, Ramalina menziesii is California's state lichen. Point Lobos State Reserve is located just south of Carmel, California.
November 24, 2015