Mt. Rainier

Mt. Rainier Flora -- Calamagrostis tacomensis -- (Rainier Reedgrass)

photos by Susan McDougall


Calamagrostis tacomensis

Rare at the Park, this is a tall grass of middle elevation meadows.

Location: Ipsut Pass trail, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: July 22, 2015

Author: Susan McDougall
Ipsut Pass trail, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.9508, -121.8682
Date: July 22, 2015
Calamagrostis tacomensis

Recently separated from C. purpuascens and C. sesquiflora, this species has hairless leaves, somewhat narrow, and long awns.

Location: Ipsut Pass trail, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: July 22, 2015

Author: Susan McDougall
Ipsut Pass trail, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.9508, -121.8682
Date: July 22, 2015

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