A collection of flora from the pacific wonderland.

Broad-Leaved Arnica (Arnica latifolia)

Wind Mountain Trail, Columbia Gorge, WA, 5/2015.

Wind Mountain Trail, Columbia Gorge, WA, 5/2015.

Arnicas can be distinguished from Groundsels (senecios) by their paired opposite leaves. Arnica flower extract makes a soothing salve for bruises, burns, and scratches.

Arnica field at Easy Pass, North Cascades N.P., WA, 8/2012.


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