16
taxa
1 fungus
15 plants

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Flaky Freckle Pelt Lichen Peltigera britannica

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 8, 2019 11:08 AM PDT

Description

Peltigera britannica (Freckle Pelt) w/apothecia at lower elevations of this trail.

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Trailing Blackcurrant Ribes laxiflorum

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 8, 2019 11:28 AM PDT

Description

I think this is Ribes laxiflorum (Trailing Black Currant)

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Brittle Bladderfern Cystopteris fragilis

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 8, 2019 11:45 AM PDT

Description

I didn't recognize this sole fern growing on a rocky, sunny slope of the mountain. Fronds were up to a foot long. iNaturalist suggests Fragile Ferns?

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Utah Honeysuckle Lonicera utahensis

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 8, 2019 12:04 PM PDT

Description

Many Lonicera utahensis (Utah Honeysuckle) dot the sides of the trail.

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Spreadingpod Rockcress Boechera divaricarpa

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 8, 2019 12:30 PM PDT

Description

We determined that this is Boechera divaricarpa (Spresdingpod Rockcress), unfortunately with a blurry photo. We saw about a dozen along the trail.

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Mountain Meadow Cinquefoil Potentilla diversifolia

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 8, 2019 12:59 PM PDT

Description

Potentilla diversifolia (Diverse-leaved Cinquefoil aka Mountain Meadow Cinquefoil) was blooming at the summit.

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Cliff Douglasia Douglasia laevigata

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 8, 2019 01:05 PM PDT

Description

Bright patches of Douglasia laevigata (Smooth Douglasia) dot the mountainside at higher elevations.

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Cascade Wallflower Erysimum arenicola

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 8, 2019 01:10 PM PDT

Description

Erysimum arenicola (Cascade Wallflower) is just beginning to bloom near and at the summit.

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Prairie Smoke Geum triflorum

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 8, 2019 01:50 PM PDT

Description

Geum triflorum (Prairie Smoke aka Old Man's Whiskers) was very common at the summit.

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Small-flower Beardtongue Penstemon procerus

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 8, 2019 02:08 PM PDT

Description

Penstemon procerus (Small-flowered Penstemon) is just beginning to bloom.

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Hooker's Pussytoes Antennaria racemosa

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 8, 2019 02:43 PM PDT

Description

Antennaria racemosa (Racemose Pussytoes)

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Western Sweet-Vetch Hedysarum occidentale

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 8, 2019 02:45 PM PDT

Description

Hedysarum occidentale (Western Sweetvetch) is quite common on the sunny slopes by the trail.

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Alpine Alumroot Heuchera glabra

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 8, 2019 03:02 PM PDT

Description

Heuchera glabra (Alpine Alumroot) in full bloom

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Western Meadow-Rue Thalictrum occidentale

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 8, 2019 03:06 PM PDT

Description

Thalictrum occidentale (Western Meadowrue) is abundant along the trail in the moist mountainsides. We (almost?) exclusively saw male plants.

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Checker Lily Fritillaria affinis

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 8, 2019 03:07 PM PDT

Description

Dozens of Fritillaria lanceolata (Chocolate Lily) in full bloom on the moist mountainside

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Western Dwarf Dogwood Cornus × unalaschkensis

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 8, 2019 04:14 PM PDT

Description

Cornus unalaschkensis (Dwarf Dogwood) was very common near the lower parking lot.