Mt. Rainier

Mt. Rainier Flora -- Ligusticum grayi -- (Gray's Lovage)

photos by Susan McDougall


Ligusticum grayi

The flattened fruits have narrowly winged ribs.

Location: Paradise, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: October 23, 2013

Author: Susan McDougall
Paradise, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.7883, -121.734
Date: October 23, 2013
Ligusticum grayi

The plants are about 2 feet tall and the stems lack leaves.

Location: Shadow Lake

Date: September 9, 2010

Author: Susan McDougall
Shadow Lake
GPS:
Date: September 9, 2010
Ligusticum grayi

Distinguished from Canby's Lovage by the fewer number of flower clusters. This is a common species of subalpine meadows, up to an elevation of 7,000 feet.

Location: Shadow Lake

Date: September 9, 2010

Author: Susan McDougall
Shadow Lake
GPS:
Date: September 9, 2010

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