Mt. Rainier

Mt. Rainier Flora -- Veronica americana -- (American Brooklime)

photos by Susan McDougall


Veronica americana

The blue flowers of this common lowland wetland species are 4-lobed and marked with dark veins.

Location: pond between Tahoma and Kautz Creeks, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: June 22, 2016

Author: Susan McDougall
pond between Tahoma and Kautz Creeks, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.7400, -121.8839, 2235
Date: June 22, 2016
Veronica americana

The leaves are elliptical, toothed, and on short stalks. The flowers are in loose racemes.

Location: pond between Tahoma and Kautz Creeks, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: June 22, 2016

Author: Susan McDougall
pond between Tahoma and Kautz Creeks, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.7400, -121.8839, 2235
Date: June 22, 2016
Veronica americana

This is a sprawling perrenial that grows in wet areas, often in standing water, at low elevation.

Location: White River Campground, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: June 28, 2016

Author: Susan McDougall
White River Campground, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.9013, -121.6429
Date: June 28, 2016

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