Mt. Rainier

Mt. Rainier Flora -- Epilobium luteum -- (Yellow Willow-herb)

photos by Susan McDougall


Epilobium luteum

Location: Mount Rainier, Mount Rainier National Park, Pierce County, US-WA, US

Date: August 1, 2013

Author: Susan McDougall
Mount Rainier, Mount Rainier National Park, Pierce County, US-WA, US
GPS: 46.793,-121.563
Date: August 1, 2013
Epilobium luteum

A subalpine willowherb, often growing in wet habitat, this species is distinguished by the pale yellow flowers.

Location: Paradise Glacier Trail, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: August 2, 2013

Author: Susan McDougall
Paradise Glacier Trail, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.7953, -121.715, 5996
Date: August 2, 2013
Epilobium luteum

Often growing in large clumps, this is one of the most attractive and easily observed epilobium species.

Location: Paradise Glacier Trail, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: August 2, 2013

Author: Susan McDougall
Paradise Glacier Trail, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.7953, -121.715, 5996
Date: August 2, 2013
Epilobium luteum

The flowers have 4 petals and 4 sepals, and the seeds are tufted.

Location: Paradise Glacier Trail, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: August 2, 2013

Author: Susan McDougall
Paradise Glacier Trail, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.7953, -121.715, 5996
Date: August 2, 2013
Epilobium luteum

Common Willow-herb in subalpine meadows with yellow flowers.

Location: Stevens Canyon

Date: July 12, 2014

Author: Susan McDougall
Stevens Canyon
GPS: 46.76643,-121.6703
Date: July 12, 2014
Epilobium luteum

Location: Stevens Canyon

Date: July 12, 2014

Author: Susan McDougall
Stevens Canyon
GPS: 46.76643,-121.6703
Date: July 12, 2014

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