Mt. Rainier

Mt. Rainier Flora -- Adiantum aleuticum -- (Aleutian maidenhair)

presented by Susan McDougall

Adiantum aleuticum

Found in wet sites, often on moist banks or near streams, at lower elevations in the Park, this is a beautiful, graceful fern with black stems. Quite unlike any other, it grows from lowland to subalpine regions.

Author: Susan McDougall
Backbone Ridge, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.72862, -121.5851
Date: July 24, 2014

All images are the property of Susan McDougall.
Comments about these photo pages should be directed to