Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

belinda

Date

July 26, 2008

Photos / Sounds

Dsc01087

What

Western Giant Puffball Calvatia booniana

Observer

belinda

Date

July 26, 2008

Photos / Sounds

5938714995_15c3f5e78e_s

What

Roosevelt Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. roosevelti

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 04:37 PM PDT

Description

herd of Roosevelt Elk

Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

129

Photos / Sounds

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 04:10 PM PDT

Description

This was really an ID that needed a hand lens.

Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

125

Photos / Sounds

5938714103_28a72abf90_s

What

straightbeak buttercup Ranunculus orthorhynchus

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 04:06 PM PDT

Description

Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

120

Photos / Sounds

5938713749_1387dabc70_s

What

Tweedy's Pussypaws Cistanthe tweedyi

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 03:10 PM PDT

Description

Cistanthe tweedyi (formerly Lewisia tweedyi )

Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

116

Photos / Sounds

5935521031_b48d49b28e_s

What

Sulphur flower Eriogonum umbellatum

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 03:01 PM PDT

Description

Eriogonum umbellatum I think
biology.burke.washington.edu/herbarium/imagecollection.ph...

Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

103

Photos / Sounds

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 02:55 PM PDT

Description

Clematis occidentalis

Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

101

Photos / Sounds

What

bitterroot Lewisia rediviva

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 02:43 PM PDT

Description

Lewisia rediviva (Bitterroot) on Tronsen Ridge
Portulacaceae
bitter-root
Lewisia rediviva Pursh on USDA Plants Profile
Lewisia rediviva Pursh on wikipedia
Lewisia rediviva Pursh at Burke Museum, University of Washington

Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest, Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

092

Photos / Sounds

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 02:40 PM PDT

Description

Penstemon confertus
yellow penstemon, lesser yellow beardtongue

Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

087

Photos / Sounds

5924954528_c410a9e3a7_s

What

Tweedy's Pussypaws Cistanthe tweedyi

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 02:34 PM PDT

Description

Cistanthe tweedyi (formerly Lewisia tweedyi )

Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

085

Photos / Sounds

5923894755_06a1ef083e_s

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 01:50 PM PDT

Description

Cymopterus terebinthinus

Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

075

Photos / Sounds

5924457754_02e3f07683_s

What

sierran cushion wild buckwheat Eriogonum ovalifolium var. nivale

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 01:38 PM PDT

Description

Eriogonum ovalifoliumvar. nivale

Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

074

Photos / Sounds

5923881055_5ea1029c19_s

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 12:41 PM PDT

Description

Phacelia linearis perhaps - but it is quite small
http://biology.burke.washington.edu/herbarium/imagecollection.php?Genus=Phacelia&Species=linearis

Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

046

Photos / Sounds

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 01:19 PM PDT

Description

Delphinium glareosum , Olympic Larkspur

Delphinium tend to growy on sunny rock slide sort of slopes.

Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

069

Photos / Sounds

5923889201_90f9f2752d_s

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 12:59 PM PDT

Description

Draba paysonii

Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

064

Photos / Sounds

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 12:52 PM PDT

Description

Eriogonum strictum (Blue Mountain buckwheat )
Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

056

Photos / Sounds

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 12:47 PM PDT

Description

Phacelia sericea
silky phacelia
USDA Plants Profile
Info from NARGS

Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

052

Photos / Sounds

What

cut-leaf fleabane Erigeron compositus

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 12:31 PM PDT

Description

Erigeron compositus
cutleaf daisy, trifid mountain fleabane

Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

043

Photos / Sounds

5924443476_d3b92c89bc_s

What

desert yellow fleabane Erigeron linearis

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 12:30 PM PDT

Description

Erigeron linearis (left)
desert yellow fleabane, desert yellow daisy, lineleaf fleabane

Erigeron compositus (right)
cutleaf daisy, trifid mountain fleabane

Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

041

Photos / Sounds

5923878179_99fee87dbf_s

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 12:25 PM PDT

Description

Ivesia tweedyi
Tweedy's ivesia, Tweedy's mousetail

Tronsen Ridge
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1800 m (5900) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

039

Photos / Sounds

5923044073_0c6cd92574_s

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 11:48 AM PDT

Description

biology.burke.washington.edu/herbarium/imagecollection.ph...

Mount Lillian Trail 1601, Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1700 m (5600) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

022

Photos / Sounds

What

threeleaf lewisia Lewisia triphylla

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 11:45 AM PDT

Description

Lewisia triphylla
The only Lewisia without a basal rosette according to Wildflowers of the Pacific Northwest
by Turner and Gusafson

In the Montiaceae (formerly Portulacaceae) family

Wet area just off Mount Lillian Trail 1601
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1700 m (5600) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

018

Photos / Sounds

5923606328_9db1a29eb1_s

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 11:40 AM PDT

Description

Cistanthe tweedyi (formerly Lewisia tweedyi ) growing in a natural rock garden

Mount Lillian Trail 1601
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1700 m (5600) feet

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cistanthe_tweedyi

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

016

Photos / Sounds

5923038901_d41f5b50fc_s

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 11:36 AM PDT

Description

Mount Lillian Trail 1601
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1700 m (5600) feet

016

Photos / Sounds

What

arrowleaf balsamroot Balsamorhiza sagittata

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 11:31 AM PDT

Description

Balsamorhiza sagittata
(arrowleaf balsamroot)

Mount Lillian Trail 1601
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1670 m (5500) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

007

Photos / Sounds

5923035653_f449636de8_s

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 10:31 AM PDT

Description

Forest Road 9716
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1500 m (4900) feet

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cistanthe_tweedyi

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

002

Photos / Sounds

5923989570_b0a7ffd36a_s

Observer

brewbooks

Date

July 9, 2011 12:20 PM PDT

Description

Castilleja thompsonii

near Mount Lillian Trail 1601
Wenatchee National Forest
Chelan County, Washington, USA
Elevation about 1700 m (5600) feet

Northwestern Chapter of the. North American Rock Garden Society field trip to Tronsen Ridge

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Genus Parnassius Genus Parnassius

Observer

grossereisvogel

Date

July 4, 2010 11:22 AM PDT

Description

Chelan County (Washington State, USA) 4 July 2010.

Sources for identification: The Butterflies of Cascadia (Pyle, 2002, pp.112-3), Butterflies of America at butterfliesofamerica.com/parnassius_smintheus_magnus.htm and The Butterflies and Moths of North America at www.butterfliesandmoths.org/species?l=1346 .

This taxonomy is verified at the Inetgrated Taxonomy Information Service at www.itis.gov/servlet/SingleRpt/SingleRpt?search_topic=TSN... .

Common name: Rocky Mountain Parnassian, Mountain Parnassian.

Bob Pyle writes: "Parnassians are frequent companions of hikers in the mountains and forests. Clodius earlier and lower, Smintheus higher and later...Smintheus flies in colder places and temperatures than most butterflies, sometimes in falling snow."

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

grossereisvogel

Date

July 14, 2010 02:04 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Chelan County (Washington State, USA) 14 July 2010.

Sources for identification: Flora of the Pacific Northwest (Hitchcock and Cronquist, 6th Edition, 1987, p.687) and The University of Washington Burke Herbarium at biology.burke.washington.edu/herbarium/imagecollection.ph... .

Species distribution for the United States and Canada is avaialble at plants.usda.gov/java/namesearch?keywordquery=calochortus lyallii&mode=sciname. Taxonomic description of C. lyallii is verified through the Integrated Taxonomic Information Service at www.itis.gov/servlet/singlerpt/singlerpt?search_topic=tsn... .

Common name: Lyall's Mariposa Lily, Lyall's Mariposa-lily