Mt. Rainier

Mt. Rainier Flora -- Fritillaria affinis -- (Chocolate-lily)

photos by Susan McDougall


Fritillaria affinis

Occasionally found at middle elevations at the Park, these plants were growing in a ditch alongside a highway.

Location: South of Cayuse Pass, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: June 8, 2016

Author: Susan McDougall
South of Cayuse Pass, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.8559, -121.52367, 4303
Date: June 8, 2016
Fritillaria affinis

Nodding on tall stems, the brownish flowers are unmistakable. The leaves are borne in whorls.

Location: South of Cayuse Pass, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: June 8, 2016

Author: Susan McDougall
South of Cayuse Pass, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.8559, -121.52367, 4303
Date: June 8, 2016

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