Small yellow flowers on a branched inflorescence, and pinnately lobed leaves.
Glacier Basin Trail below junction with Emmons Moraine Trail. Elevation 4860 ft. Trail on a bench above a slide area next to Inter Fork edged with open forest.
Sorry about the blurry photo! My camera was dying.
Barbarea orthoceras is a species of flowering plant in the mustard family known by the common name American yellowrocket. It is native to North America, including much of Canada and the western United States, as well as parts of Asia. It grows in moist areas such as meadows and riverbanks. This is a perennial herb producing a stiff, branching stem to heights between 10 and 60 centimeters. The leaves are a few centimeters long and generally...