Nearly twenty species of saxifraga occur in the pacific northwest, and up until now, we’ve only posted three! (more…)
These pretty daisies were among many flowers blooming on Marmot Pass during our July visit. (more…)
From a distance, one might assume it to be Oregon Sunshine, given its bright yellow color and tendency to grow amid dry rock and shale near the top of mountains like central Oregon’s Cone Peak and Iron Mountain. (more…)
We’ve only encountered this heather variety a handful of times; (more…)
Also known as Antelope Bush, this shrub puts on quite a show in the late spring. (more…)
Also known as Yellow Willow herb.
We’ve been seeing a lot of these on recent hikes–both in the gorge and on the coast. (more…)
Look for these on the cliff trail approaching upper McCord Creek Falls in June.