Saturday, July 5, 2014

Coiled-beak lousewort, Pedicularis contorta

These uncommon flowers were found yesterday along the trail to Silver Star Mountain in SW Washington at an elevation of about 3900 feet.

Friday, July 4, 2014

Mystery Plant

This plant is not a native of Washington State, and the scales shown in the picture remind me somewhat of Pineapple.  Leave a message if you think you know the identity.