A collection of flora from the pacific wonderland.

Coiled-beak Lousewort (Pedicularis contortus)

Near Skyscraper Mountain, Mt. Rainier N.P. , WA, 8/2011.

 

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2 responses

  1. A lovely plant, but this is Pedicularis contorta, not rainierensis. To compare the two species, both of which grow in the same Mt. Rainier area, check out the following Burke Museum of Natural History link:

    http://biology.burke.washington.edu/herbarium/imagecollection.php?Genus=Pedicularis

    November 25, 2011 at 5:36 am

    • We agree and will change the post. Thanks for your help.

      July 20, 2012 at 10:57 pm

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