[Balsamroots: The Genus Balsamorhiza East of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Carey's x Hooker's Hybrid Balsamroot

Balsamorhiza careyana x hookeri

Carey's X Hooker's Hybrid Balsamroot: Balsamorhiza careyana x hookeri - Carey's X Hooker's Hybrid Balsamroot: Balsamorhiza careyana x hookeri

A balsamroot hybrid of Carey's and Hooker's balsamroots as seen at the edge of oak woodlands at Brooks Memorial State Park near Satus Pass, Washington.........May 11, 2014. The hybrids are about double the size of Hooker's balsamroot but at least a third smaller than the average Carey's balsamroot. Leaves of the hybrid may be entire, wrinkled or pinnatifid on the same plant.

Carey's X Hooker's Hybrid Balsamroot: Balsamorhiza careyana x hookeri

A balsamroot hybrid of Carey's and Hooker's balsamroots as seen at the edge of oak woodlands at Brooks Memorial State Park near Satus Pass, Washington.........May 4, 2021.

Carey's X Hooker's Hybrid Balsamroot: Balsamorhiza careyana x hookeri - Carey's X Hooker's Hybrid Balsamroot: Balsamorhiza careyana x hookeri

Hybrid Carey's and Hooker's balsamroots as seen at the edge of oak woodlands at Brooks Memorial State Park near Satus Pass, Washington.........May 13, 2019.

Carey's X Hooker's Hybrid Balsamroot: Balsamorhiza careyana x hookeri

A balsamroot hybrid of Carey's and Hooker's balsamroots as seen at the edge of oak woodlands atop Bickleton Ridge in the Bickleton Ridge Unit of the Klickitat Wildlife Area.........May28, 2017.

Paul Slichter