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lesser stitchwort Stellaria graminea

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podiceps

Date

June 10, 2014

Description

in flower in the meadow

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Idaho blue-eyed-grass Sisyrinchium idahoense

Observer

podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

A few flowering plants in the drier parts of Longmire Meadow, growing with sedges and grasses.

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Mountain Hemlock Tsuga mertensiana

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kipwilson

Date

October 12, 2014

Description

This is a shrub-like tree that dwells in the Subalpine Fir zone. Needles oriented on branches like bursting stars.

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Sword Fern

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kipwilson

Date

October 12, 2014

Description

Found growing in an old growth forest near the base of Mt. Rainier. Each blade of a single frond has very slightly serrated edges.

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kipwilson

Date

October 12, 2014

Description

Pink Heather is a shrub which grows close to the ground and uses most of the energy it collects from the sun to build a strong root system so when the winter comes and the plant freezes topside, the roots are still intact.

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Subalpine Fir Abies lasiocarpa

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kipwilson

Date

October 12, 2014

Description

Spire like body to prevent snow-build on its branches. Needles are soft to the touch and have white/yellow spores on the underside. Bark is smooth and grey with occasional blisters.

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Western redcedar Thuja plicata

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sageferd

Date

November 14, 2014 03:07 PM PST

Description

This is an immature cedar but one that will grow up to about 60 meters tall. Branches tend to droop a bit With scale like leaflets. Closely pressed together to form their overlapping arrangements in opposite pairs. Grows in shady forests

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sulphur tuft Hypholoma fasciculare

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lilfae

Date

October 12, 2014 10:18 AM PDT

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Subalpine Fir Abies lasiocarpa

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feliciamarie

Date

the past

Description

Branches huddled close to the tree trunk. Deeper root system in order to bare high wind speeds.

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Dull Oregon grape Mahonia nervosa

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lilfae

Date

October 12, 2014 10:08 AM PDT

Description

Low lying shrub in a shaded damp area

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lilfae

Date

October 12, 2014 01:34 PM PDT

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Fly Amanita Amanita muscaria

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aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

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aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

Description

Appears to be Western red cedar, but I heard that it was actually yellow cedar, not sure.

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aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

Description

Not sure what kind of mushroom it is. Found near Mount Rainier

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aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

Description

A black tailed deer, or mule deer.

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aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

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Common Raven Corvus corax

Observer

aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

Observer

aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

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aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

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aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

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aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

Description

A very small (2") mushroom that branches upward.

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aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

Description

A mushroom with a brown cap near Mount Rainier.

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aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

Description

A small mushroom with upturned sides.

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devil's club Oplopanax horridus

Observer

aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

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vine maple Acer circinatum

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aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

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aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

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aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

Description

Pink mushrooms with a white base.

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Western hemlock Tsuga heterophylla

Observer

aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

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Cascade Golden-mantled Ground Squirrel Callospermophilus saturatus

Observer

susanelliott

Date

September 16, 2014