Mt. Rainier

Mt. Rainier Flora -- Artemisia ludoviciana -- (Silver wormwood)

presented by Susan McDougall

Artemisia ludoviciana

Tall with hairy stems and leaves, Silver Wormwood grows in subalpine rocky habitat. The leaves are densely hairy on both sides; the flowering heads nod on tall stems. This is subspecies candicans.

Author: Susan McDougall
Highway 410 above Cayuse Pass
GPS: 46.8664, -121.5364
Date: July 25, 2014

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