10
taxa
8 plants
1 mollusk
9
life list firsts

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What

Life

Observer

brooke

Date

April 13, 2012

Description

Lichen hanging from branch of tree, light grayish/white green, long, thin, curly strands randomly branching

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What

stink currant Ribes bracteosum

Observer

brooke

Date

April 13, 2012

Description

7 lobed leaves that sagged downward from the point where they were connected to the branch.

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What

Oregon forestsnail Allogona townsendiana

Observer

brooke

Date

April 13, 2012

Description

found under a decaying log in moist soil close to stream, brown body, rusty brown shell, very small (whole thing less than 1/2 cm)

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Pacific Madrone Arbutus menziesii

Observer

brooke

Date

April 13, 2012

Description

Smooth, light bark with reddish thin layers peeling off

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What

sticky currant Ribes viscosissimum

Observer

brooke

Date

April 13, 2012

Description

about 30 ft tall deciduous tree with alternating branches and green leaves. The buds (shown in the picture) looked velvety and soft but were sticky

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What

Unknown

Observer

brooke

Date

April 13, 2012

Description

Low 2-3 ft shrub with glossy, waxy lime green opposite leaves. Had many stalks protruding with white, round buds on the end, growing in a circular pattern

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What

Common ivy Hedera helix

Observer

brooke

Date

April 13, 2012

Description

grows all over the park, on the ground and up trees, glossy dark green, 5 lobed leaves that alternate

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What

Giant Horsetail Equisetum telmateia

Observer

brooke

Date

April 13, 2012

Description

looks like an asparagus with spines, found growing in and around water, about 6-12 in tall, symmetrical with spines growing around circularly above the darker ridge on the stem, hollow stem

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What

paper birch Betula papyrifera

Observer

brooke

Date

April 13, 2012

Description

tall, narrow, deciduous tree, alternating branches extend upward and close to trunk, white flowers in bloom

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Bitter cherry Prunus emarginata

Observer

brooke

Date

April 13, 2012

Description

deciduous tree with pink blossoms, round leaves alternate, bark grayish brown,

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What

oregon crab apple Malus fusca

Observer

brooke

Date

April 13, 2012

Description

small tree/shrub with alternate, oval, pointed tip leaves that are dark green, white flowers growing in clusters with yellow center