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Potentilla gracilis (Graceful cinquefoil).
Rosa gymnocarpa (Baldhip rose).
Hydrophyllum tenuipes (Pacific waterleaf).
Fragaria chiloensis (Coast strawberry).
Philadelphus lewisii (Mock Orange) and friend, possibly a male andrenid bee tanking up on nectar for his patrol.
Well camouflaged crab spider (possibly Family Thomisidae) with a small fly in a Holodiscus discolor (Oceanspray) flower.
THE GRASSHOPPER'S GRIEF
A grasshopper sat on a flagstone and wept
with a sorrow that few surpass.
He had painfully mastered his letters, and leapt
to a place where he knew an inscription was kept;
and of course it said:
KEEP OFF THE GRASS--Piet Hein
17 August, 2001.