Found in moist woods from low to subalpine elevations, Stream Violet can form large patches, spread from a thick rootstalk. The leaves are heart-shaped, toothed, and tapered to a short tip.
Location: Stevens Canyon near Box Canyon, Mount Rainier National Park
Date: June 5, 2014
The yellow flowers are borne 1-3 with a few leaves near the top of the stems; the lower petals have purple veins.
Location: Sunshine Point, Mount Rainier National Park
Date: May 18, 2014