Many native plants of California have the word Californica as their last names. For example the California Rose is Rosa: first name/genus, californica: second name/species.
Elena over at the Fragrantica fragrance blog has published a piece I originally created for Marlen at the Perfume Critic. The article features the trinity involved in great art and how that applies to the perfume Chaparral. Here is the direct link, enjoy, she has done such a great job with the graphics!
Image at right is an old engraving which I collaged onto parchment.