Mt. Rainier

Mt. Rainier Flora -- Sibbaldia procumbens -- (Creeping Sibbaldia)

presented by Susan McDougall

Sibbaldia procumbens

Growing in meadows and alongside streams, this is an infrequently seen subalpine species. A member of the Rose Family, it is a mat-forming plant with divided basal leaves. The flowers are yellow and borne in tight clusters. The photo shows the ripening seeds.

Author: Susan McDougall
Frozen Lake outlet stream, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.9192, -121.6650, 6687
Date: July 9, 2015

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