[Willowherbs: The Genus Epilobium in Mt. Adams Country]

Club-pod Willowherb, Talus Willowherb

Epilobium clavatum

Synonyms: Epilobium alpinum var. albiflorum, Epilobium alpinum var. clavatum

Club-pod Willowherb, Talus Willowherb: Epilobium clavatum (Synonyms: Epilobium alpinum var. albiflorum, Epilobium alpinum var. clavatum)

Club-pod willowherb as seen at about 7200' at the base of the terminal moraine of the Adams Glacier above High Camp, Mt. Adams.........August 12, 2016.

Club-pod Willowherb, Talus Willowherb: Epilobium clavatum (Synonyms: Epilobium alpinum var. albiflorum, Epilobium alpinum var. clavatum)

The photo above shows club-pod willowherb as seen above 6500' along the Highline Trail #114 on the north side of Mt. Adams........July 11, 2005.

Stem leaf of Club-pod Willowherb, Talus Willowherb: Epilobium clavatum (Synonyms: Epilobium alpinum var. albiflorum, Epilobium alpinum var. clavatum)

The photo above shows a close-up of a stem leaf of club-pod willowherb as seen above 6500' along the Highline Trail #114 on the north side of Mt. Adams.......July 11, 2005.

Club-pod Willowherb, Talus Willowherb: Epilobium clavatum (Synonyms: Epilobium alpinum var. albiflorum, Epilobium alpinum var. clavatum) - Club-pod Willowherb, Talus Willowherb: Epilobium clavatum (Synonyms: Epilobium alpinum var. albiflorum, Epilobium alpinum var. clavatum)

Close-up images of the club-shaped pod and stem leaves of club-pod willowherb as seen above 6500' along the Highline Trail #114 on the north side of Mt. Adams.......July 11, 2005. The capsules are widest near the tips.

Club-pod Willowherb, Talus Willowherb: Epilobium clavatum (Synonyms: Epilobium alpinum var. albiflorum, Epilobium alpinum var. clavatum)

Club-pod willowherb as seen above 6500' near the upper headwaters of the Lewis River below the terminal moraine of the Adams Glacier, Mt. Adams Wilderness.........July 18, 2018.

Club-pod Willowherb, Talus Willowherb: Epilobium clavatum (Synonyms: Epilobium alpinum var. albiflorum, Epilobium alpinum var. clavatum) - Club-pod Willowherb, Talus Willowherb: Epilobium clavatum (Synonyms: Epilobium alpinum var. albiflorum, Epilobium alpinum var. clavatum)

Club-pod Willowherb, Talus Willowherb: Epilobium clavatum (Synonyms: Epilobium alpinum var. albiflorum, Epilobium alpinum var. clavatum) - Club-pod Willowherb, Talus Willowherb: Epilobium clavatum (Synonyms: Epilobium alpinum var. albiflorum, Epilobium alpinum var. clavatum)

Club-pod willowherb as seen along the upper portions of East Fork Adams Creek near 6400', Mt. Adams Wilderness..........August 20, 2013.

Club-pod Willowherb, Talus Willowherb: Epilobium clavatum (Synonyms: Epilobium alpinum var. albiflorum, Epilobium alpinum var. clavatum) - Club-pod Willowherb, Talus Willowherb: Epilobium clavatum (Synonyms: Epilobium alpinum var. albiflorum, Epilobium alpinum var. clavatum) - Club-pod Willowherb, Talus Willowherb: Epilobium clavatum (Synonyms: Epilobium alpinum var. albiflorum, Epilobium alpinum var. clavatum)

Club-pod willowherb as seen along the upper portions of East Fork Adams Creek near 6400', Mt. Adams Wilderness..........August 6, 2017.

Club-pod Willowherb, Talus Willowherb: Epilobium clavatum (Synonyms: Epilobium alpinum var. albiflorum, Epilobium alpinum var. clavatum) - Club-pod Willowherb, Talus Willowherb: Epilobium clavatum (Synonyms: Epilobium alpinum var. albiflorum, Epilobium alpinum var. clavatum)

Club-pod willowherb observed still in bloom on outwash gravels and cobbles at the base of the terminal moraine for the Adams Glacier, between Adams Creek and the Lewis River.......August 31, 2019.

Club-pod Willowherb, Talus Willowherb: Epilobium clavatum (Synonyms: Epilobium alpinum var. albiflorum, Epilobium alpinum var. clavatum)

Club-pod willow-herb as seen above 6400' in Bird Creek Meadows on the southeast side of Mt. Adams.........July 31, 2005. Note the long, linear seed capsules.

Paul Slichter