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Alpine Smelowskia

Smelowskia calycina

Description:

A gray matted plant with white flowers in dense racemes held well above thick clusters of basal leaves.

Habitat:

Spotted along a trail at Mount Rainier. Exposed to sun in rocky dry slope. 6400 ft a.s.l.


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4 Comments

Brian38
Brian38 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the nomination, Ashley.

AshleyT
AshleyT 2 weeks ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

Brian38
Brian38 2 months ago

Thank you Leuba.

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 2 months ago

Beautiful!

Brian38
Spotted by
Brian38

Washington, USA

Lat: 46.92, Long: -121.66

Spotted on Jul 13, 2019
Submitted on Jan 17, 2020

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