[Flora and Fauna Northwest]

White Mule's Ears: Wyethia helianthoides

White Mule's Ears (Wyethia helianthoides) and Cusick's Camas (Camassia cusickii) as seen along the western rim of Hells Canyon in eastern Oregon............June 28, 2008.

[Books about Columbia and Great Basin Plants]

[Current Wildflower Bloom in Central & Eastern Oregon]

[Current Wildflower Bloom in Central & Eastern Washington]

Updated: Jauary 19, 2020

red dotFungi

red dotLichens

red dotLesser Clubmosses and Spikemosses (The Genus Selaginella)

red dotClubmosses

red dotMosses

red dotLiverworts


red ballHorsetails.




Plants with tiny flowers.


Aquatic Plants

Larger flowers having petals in multiples of three (3, 6, 9).

Larger flowers having 4 petals.

Larger flowers having 5 petals.

Larger flowers having numerous petals. An example is cacti. No small flowers are found in a central disk as in the sunflower family below.

Flowers like sunflowers, daisies, or dandylions.

Shrubs and Trees Found East of the Cascade Mts.

Animals Found East of the Cascade Mts.

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