[The Goosefoot Family on Mt. Adams]

Jerusalem Oak Goosefoot, Jerusalem Oak

Chenopodium botrys

The photo above shows the flower buds of Jerusalem oak goosefoot as seen along the Klickitat Fish Hatchery Road several miles east of Glenwood, WA.......................September 8, 2007. Several small brownish, bell-shaped flowers can be seen in their open position.

Locations Where Jerusalem Oak Goosefoot Has Been Seen on Mt. Adams or Vicinity:

1) Fairly common along the Klickitat Hatchery Road East of Glenwood, WA.

2) Abundant within the parking lot for SnowKing SnowPark along Road # 82.

3) Infrequent along Road #23 above the Mt. Adams Viewpoint and south of #8810.


The photo above shows a close-up of the lobed leaf of Jerusalem oak goosefoot as seen along the Klickitat Fish Hatchery Road several miles east of Glenwood, WA.......................September 8, 2007. One can notice the similarity in shape of the leaf of Jerusalem oak goosefoot to that of some oak trees.

The photo above shows a close-up of a leaf and some of the axillary clusters of flower buds of Jerusalem oak goosefoot as seen along the Klickitat Fish Hatchery Road several miles east of Glenwood, WA.......................September 8, 2007.

The photo above shows Jerusalem oak goosefoot as seen along the Klickitat Fish Hatchery Road several miles east of Glenwood, WA.......................September 8, 2007.

Paul Slichter