Mt. Rainier Flora --
Trientalis europaea -- (Creeping Snowberry)
Rare and beautiful, the flower of this Primrose Family member is unusual in having seven petals instead of five. The leaves are whorled near the top of the stem and scattered along it to the base. It grows on wet sphagnum soils.
Author: Susan McDougall
Longmire Meadow, Mount Rainier National Park
Date: June 10, 2014
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