A collection of flora from the pacific wonderland.

Archive for June 4, 2013

Small-flowered Prairie Star (Lithophragma parviflora)

Grassy Knoll Trail head, Columbia Gorge, WA 5/2013.

Grassy Knoll Trailhead, Columbia Gorge, WA 5/2013.

Lithophragma means “stone breaker” in Greek, similar to its Latin family name Saxifraga¬† which means “rock splitter”.¬† (more…)