Celebrating Wildflowers Website Acknowledgements

  • Karl Urban, USDA Forest Service, Umatilla National Forest, Pendleton, OR, generously provided the line drawings of Weston's Mariposa Lily (Calochortus westonii), Wild Strawberry (Fragaria vesca), Back's Sedge (Carex backii), California Pitcher Plant (Darlingtonia californica), Sticky Currant (Ribes viscosissimum), and Simpson's Ball Cactus (Pediocactus simpsonii) used on the main Celebrating Wildflowers page.  He also provided the 345 Northwest wildflower coloring book pages and accompanying coloring guides for this site.
  • Dorothy A. Riddle provided the Texas Hill Country wildflower coloring book pages.
  • Donald Davidson provided the watercolors used in the Traveling Artist Wildflowers Project
  • The Celebrating Wildflowers - Variety in Bloom logo by Cheryl Fredrickson is used courtesy of the Northwest Interpretive Association and consists of the Calypso orchid (Calypso bulbosa), which is a rare find in openings of moist conifer forests of the Pacific Northwest and Rocky Mountains, and Hall's violet (Viola hallii) which brings color to grasslands, open forests, and parks on the west side of the Oregon Cascades.
  • The photographs used in the film background, the background of this page, and of the False Solomon's Seal on the Wildflower Hotline page were taken by Jil M. Swearingen of the National Park Service's Center for Urban Ecology in Washington, DC.
  • The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center maintains the native plant event calendar.
  • This Celebrating Wildflowers website was designed and is maintained by Olivia Kwong who works for the Society for Ecological Restoration at the Bureau of Land Management in Washington, DC.  The web space is provided by the National Park Service's ParkNet.

Comments, suggestions, and questions about the website should be directed to the webmaster.
Last updated: 20 November 2003

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