Mt. Rainier

Mt. Rainier Flora -- Viola sempervirens -- (Evergreen Violet)

photos by Susan McDougall


Viola sempervirens

The least frequently seen of the several yellow violet species, Evergreen Violet grows at lower elevations on the south and west side of the Park.

Location: Silver Falls trail, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: June 5, 2014

Author: Susan McDougall
Silver Falls trail, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS:
Date: June 5, 2014
Viola sempervirens

The evergreen leaves are heart-shaped, pointed, and somewhat thick; they have purplish spots beneath. The stems are leafy, although reduced in size, and the yellow flowers have dark veins.

Location: Silver Falls trail, Mount Rainier National Park

Date: June 5, 2014

Author: Susan McDougall
Silver Falls trail, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.7522, -121.5597, 2115
Date: June 5, 2014

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