Mt. Rainier

Mt. Rainier Flora -- Micranthes nelsoniana -- (Nelson's Brook Saxifrage)

photos by Susan McDougall

Micranthes nelsoniana

Relatively common from middle elevations to the subalpine, this saxifrage has single teeth along the leaf margins. The petals are white to pinkish and lack colored spots. This is subspecies cascadensis.

Location: Chinook Pass, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: July 22, 2014

Author: Susan McDougall
Chinook Pass, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.8664, -121.5156, 5309
Date: July 22, 2014

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