[Columbia River Gorge Wildflower Reports]

Currently Blooming Wildflowers at Catherine Creek

(between Bingen, WA and Lyle, WA)

March 23, 2000

 


1. Pale-anthered Glacier Lily: Erythronium grandiflorum var. pallidum

2. Yellow Bells: Fritillaria pudica

3. Douglas' Grass Widow: Sisyrinchium douglasii

4. Line-leaf Montia: Montia linearis

5. Miner's Lettuce: Claytonia perfoliata (formerly Montia perfoliata)

6. Upland Larkspur: Delphinium nuttallianum

7. Western Buttercup: Ranunculus occidentalis var. occidentalis

8. Oaks Toothwort: Cardamine pulcherrima var. pulcherrima

9. Spring Whitlow-grass: Draba verna var. boerhaavii

10. Bulblet Prairie Star: Lithophragma bulbifera

11. Smooth Prairie Star: Lithophragma glabra

12. Northwestern Saxifrage: Saxifraga integrifolia var. integrifolia

13. Western Saxifrage: Saxifraga occidentalis

14. Filaree: Erodium cicutarium

15. Columbia Desert Parsley: Lomatium columbianum

16. Pungent Desert Parsley: Lomatium grayi

17. Nine-leaf Desert Parsley: Lomatium triternatum

18. Midget Phlox: Microsteris gracilis

19. Ball-head Waterleaf: Hydrophyllum capitatum var. thompsonii-A few just beginning.

20. Meadow Nemophila: Nemophila pedunculata

21. Great Hound's Tongue: Cynoglossum grande

22. Small-flowered Blue-eyed Mary: Collinsia parviflora

23. Chickweed Monkey Flower: Mimulus alsinoides

24. White Plectritis: Plectritis macrocera

25. Gold Stars: Crocidium multicaule


Paul Slichter