Mt. Rainier

Mt. Rainier Flora -- Agoseris aurantiaca -- (Orange agoseris)

photos by Susan McDougall


Agoseris aurantiaca

A species with dandelion-like flowers, this uniquely-colored Aster Family member has oblong, toothed leaves. This is variety aurantiaca.

Location: Roadside above Louise Lake, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: August 4, 2013

Author: Susan McDougall
Roadside above Louise Lake, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.7878, -121.5596, 4683
Date: August 4, 2013
Agoseris aurantiaca

The flower is on a leafless 4-12-inch stem and composed of rays only. This agoseris is found throughout the Park at middle to subalpine elevations.

Location: Road to Paradise, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: July 1, 2016

Author: Susan McDougall
Road to Paradise, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.7795, -121.7492, 4541
Date: July 1, 2016

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