Less common than Pink Heather and growing in similar habitats, most often on rocky ground, as the name implies, this heather has yellowish-green flowers, covered with sticky glands.
Location: Skyline Trail, Mount Rainier National Park
Date: August 14, 2014
The flowers are urn-shaped and tend to nod on short stems. The evergreen leaves are short, and the plants mat-like.
Location: Second Burroughs Mountain, Mount Rainier National Park
Date: August 26, 2014