[Wildflower Bloom in the Columbia River Gorge of Oregon and Washington: 2014] [Wildflower Bloom in Central & Eastern Washington: 2014]

Wildflower Bloom in the Columbia River Gorge of Oregon and Washington

Lomatium Study

Botany Washington (Washington Native Plant Society)

Roadsides East of US 97

May 17, 2014

Tamanitchii Desert Parsley: Lomatium packardii var. tamanitchii

Tamanitchii Desert Parsley (Lomatium packardii var. tamanitchii) as seen on ashy roadside deposits west of Roosevelt, WA.

* indicates the wildflower is currently bloom.

Members of the Parsley Family Observed During This Trip:

Fennel Cymopterus: Cymopterus terebinthinus var. foeniculaceus

Canby's Desert Parsley: Lomatium canbyi - Fruits ripening.

* Fern-leaf Desert Parsley: Lomatium dissectum var. multifidum

* Pungent Desert Parsley: Lomatium grayi - Fading out of bloom.

Smooth Desert Parsley: Lomatium laevigatum - Fruits forming.

Biscuitroot: Lomatium macrocarpum - Past bloom.

* Barestem Desert Parsley: Lomatium nudicaule

* Tamanitchii Desert Parsley: Lomatium packardii var. tamanitchii

Salt and Pepper: Lomatium piperi

* Nineleaf Desert Parsley: Lomatium triternatum var. bifolium

* Nineleaf Desert Parsley: Lomatium triternatum var. triternatum

Watson's Desert Parsley: Lomatium watsonii - Fruits forming.


Additional Wildflowers Seen During This Trip:

* Indian Ricegrass: Achnatherum hymenoides

* Tapertip Onion: Allium accuminatum - Beginning to bloom.

* Nevius' Onion: Allium nevii

* Common Camas: Camassia quamash (var. ?) - Beginning to bloom.

* Bicolored Cluster Lily: Triteleia grandiflorum ssp. howellii

* Meadow Death Camas: Toxicoscordion venenosum

Heartleaf Buckwheat: Eriogonum compositum var. compositum - In bud.

Snow Buckwheat: Eriogonum niveum

* Scabland Wild Buckwheat: Eriogonum sphaerocephalum var. sublineare (E. douglasii var. tenue)

* Bitterroot: Lewisia rediviva

* Franklin's Sandwort: Eremogone franklinii var. franklinii

* Sicklepod Rockcress: Boechera atrorubens (Arabis sparsiflora var. atrorubens)

* Sicklepod Rockcress: Boechera pauciflora (Arabis sparsiflora var. subvillosa)

* Spring Whitlow-grass: Draba verna var. boerhaavii - Fading out of bloom.

* Rough Wallflower: Erysimum capitatum

Scale Pod: Idahoa scapigera - Pods ripe.

* Leiberg's Stonecrop: Sedum leibergii

Nevada Deervetch: Lotus nevadensis

* Spurred Lupine: Lupinus arbustus

* Wyeth Lupine: Lupinus wyethii

* Sagebrush Violet: Viola trinervata

* Pale Evening Primrose: Oenothera pallida

Columbia Frasera: Frasera albicaulis var. columbiana

* Showy Phlox: Phlox speciosa

* Hairy Indian Paintbrush: Castilleja tenuis

* Clustered Broomrape: Orobanche fasciculata

* Suksdorf's Broomrape: Orobanche ludoviciana

Yarrow: Achillea millefolium - In bud.

Spearleaf Agoseris: Agoseris retrorsa

* Low Pussytoes: Antennaria dimorpha - Fading out of bloom.

* Woodrush Pussytoes: Antennaria luzuloides

* Narrowleaf Pussytoes: Antennaria stenophylla - Fading out of bloom.

* Carey's Balsamroot: Balsamorhiza careyana

Dusty Maidens: Chaenactis douglasii

* Threadleaf Fleabane: Erigeron filifolius

* Yellow Desert Daisy: Erigeron linearis

* Cushion Fleabane: Erigeron poliospermis

Scouler's Hawkweed: Hieracium scouleri var. cynoglossoides

Columbia Goldenweed: Pyrrocoma carthamoides var. carthamoides


Paul Slichter