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Pinus contorta var. murrayana Pinus contorta ssp. murrayana

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Date

August 16, 2014

Description

Small trees growing in meadow on drier sites and on south side as a small forest.

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Date

August 16, 2014

Description

Beautiful white-flowered orchid, close to overlook of meadow.

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Date

August 2, 2014

Description

Near southern side of meadow on slightly elevated ground.

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Ranunculus aquatilis var. aquatilis Ranunculus aquatilis var. aquatilis

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podiceps

Date

August 2, 2014

Description

In shallow water with submerged leaves. White flowers with yellow spot.

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podiceps

Date

August 2, 2014

Description

north side of meadow at forest edge.

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podiceps

Date

August 2, 2014

Description

Releasing seed.

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Epilobium ciliatum ssp. glandulosum Epilobium ciliatum ssp. glandulosum

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Date

August 2, 2014

Description

Lanky plants, in flower on southeast side of meadow.

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Lonicera involucrata var. involucrata Lonicera involucrata var. involucrata

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podiceps

Date

August 2, 2014

Description

Rare at the Park, found along north side of open meadow.

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podiceps

Date

August 2, 2014

Description

Large group of tall, flowering plants near north boundary of meadow.

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podiceps

Date

August 2, 2014

Description

Large group of plants on north side of meadow, some of them releasing seed.

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podiceps

Date

August 2, 2014

Description

Many plants, some in flower near edge of wet meadow.

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podiceps

Date

July 21, 2014

Description

Native mint in flower. Found near spring on south side of Longmire Meadow.

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one-sided wintergreen Orthilia secunda

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podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Flowers on one side of the stem, with basal leaves.

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Juncus ensifolius var. montanus Juncus saximontanus

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podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Tall, with purplish rounded clusters, narrow leaves turned towards stem.

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shiny rush Juncus laccatus

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podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Tall rush with a many-flowered inflorescence. Common in meadows, along streams.

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podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Whorled leaves with clusters of white flowers, this bedstraw is uncommon at the Park.

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marsh cinquefoil Comarum palustre

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podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Several plants in slightly raised area near standing water.

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Round-leaved Sundew Drosera rotundifolia

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podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Insectivorous plant with sticky hairs on leaves; in flower in damp area.

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Triantha occidentalis ssp. brevistyla Triantha occidentalis ssp. brevistyla

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podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

More typically a subalpine species, found in wet areas at the meadow.

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water parsley Oenanthe sarmentosa

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podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

White flowers in umbels and pinnately compound leaves characterize this common plant of swampy areas.

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Carex canescens ssp. canescens Carex canescens ssp. canescens

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podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Common lowland sedge with many spikelets in tight clusters.

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Carex aquatilis var. dives Carex aquatilis var. dives

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podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Tall, drooping sedge. Uncommon

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spongy sedge Carex stipata

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podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Densely clustered spikes in clusters on this uncommon lowland Carex.

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Danthonia californica var. americana Danthonia californica

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podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Uncommon at the Park, a lowland species with tall stems, wide leaves.

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Festuca rubra ssp. rubra Festuca rubra ssp. rubra

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podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Tall grass with reddish spikelets. Common from lower elevation meadows to higher subalpine.

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Harebell Campanula rotundifolia

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podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Several plants in shaded area on southwest side of meadow. Showy blue-purple bell-shaped flowers.

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podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Tall, tufted, with drooping panicle.

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fowl manna grass Glyceria elata

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podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Tall, with drooping branches.

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Stinging Nettle Urtica dioica

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podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Several plants at western end of meadow on damp ground. Photo with insect on end of inflorescence.

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Calamagrostis canadensis var. langsdorfii Calamagrostis canadensis var. langsdorfii

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podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Tall with a purplish panicle and wide leaves. A common middle to subalpine grass.