Mt. Rainier

Mt. Rainier Flora -- Torreyochloa pallida -- (Weak Mannagrass)

photos by Susan McDougall


Torreyochloa pallida

Most often seen in the Nisqually and Carbon River valleys, the panicle of this grass is loose and spreading, and the spikelets are purplish-green.

Location: Tahoma Creek, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: August 13, 2014

Author: Susan McDougall
Tahoma Creek, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.7634, -121.8772, 2475
Date: August 13, 2014
Torreyochloa pallida

Seen growing here in a nearly submerged muddy soil, the plants are broad, with wide leaf blades, and tall stems.

Location: Tahoma Creek, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: August 13, 2014

Author: Susan McDougall
Tahoma Creek, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.7634, -121.8772, 2475
Date: August 13, 2014

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