Mt. Rainier

Mt. Rainier Flora -- Juncus drummondii -- (Drummond's Rush)

photos by Susan McDougall


Juncus drummondii

The petal-like scales are brown and relatively long.

Location: Skyline Trail, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: August 14, 2014

Author: Susan McDougall
Skyline Trail, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.8002, -121.7345, 6264
Date: August 14, 2014
Juncus drummondii

The bract extends beyond the small inflorescence of 1-3 flowers.

Location: Skyline Trail, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: August 14, 2014

Author: Susan McDougall
Skyline Trail, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.8002, -121.7345, 6264
Date: August 14, 2014
Juncus drummondii

Matlike, with leafless stems, this small rush is a common subalpine species where it grows on ridges and slopes.

Location: Skyline Trail, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: August 14, 2014

Author: Susan McDougall
Skyline Trail, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.8002, -121.7345, 6264
Date: August 14, 2014

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