Mt. Rainier

Mt. Rainier Flora -- Agrostis variabilis -- (Mountain bentgrass)

presented by Susan McDougall

Agrostis variabilis

This is a common subalpine grass, found most often in dry meadows and on ridges. It is a tufted plant, about a foot tall with short, inrolled leaves.

Author: Susan McDougall
Paradise picnic area, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.7826, -121.743
Date: August 15, 2014

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