Plants of Mt Laguna

Mount Laguna is home to a wide variety of plants and animals native to the coastal Peninsular mountain range.   Oak and pine trees, elderberry, wild roses, nettles, prickly pear and ceanothus are only a few of the plants on the mountains. Mule deer, wild turkeys, coyotes, bats, stellar jays, woodpeckers, hawks are a few among a diverse array of animals that abound on the mountain.The native Americans who lived in the Lagunas’ on a regular seasonal basis were very familiar and adept at using these natural resources for food, medicine, and household.

The articles are written by knowledgeable cabin owners who share their observations and expertise.

MLIA Newsletter Summer 2015 pg7