[The Heath Family in Mt. Adams Country]

Pinedrops, Woodland Pinedrops

Pterospora andromedea

Close-up of the inflorescence of Pinedrops, Woodland Pinedrops: Pterospora andromedea

The photo above shows a close-up of the attractive inflorescence of pinedrops as seen along Rd K6000 below its intersection with Rd K6900 at the southeastern corner of Mt. Adams.........July 10, 2005. Note the numerous glands on the pedicels and stalk.

Pinedrops, Woodland Pinedrops: Pterospora andromedea - Pinedrops, Woodland Pinedrops: Pterospora andromedea

Pinedrops blooming along the Willard Springs Trail in Conboy Lake National Wildlife Refuge........July 1, 2016.

Close-up of the inflorescence of Pinedrops, Woodland Pinedrops: Pterospora andromedea

The photo above shows the inflorescence of pinedrops as seen along Rd K6000 below its intersection with Rd K6900 at the southeastern corner of Mt. Adams.........July 10, 2005.

Pinedrops, Woodland Pinedrops: Pterospora andromedea

The photo above shows an unusually light colored pinedrops seen in coniferous forest along the Willard Springs Trail in Conboy Lake NWR.........July 2, 2007.

Pinedrops, Woodland Pinedrops: Pterospora andromedea

The photo above shows multiple stems of pinedrops emerging from the ground along the Glenwood-Troutlake Highway adjacent to the Conboy National Wildlife Refuge..........June 17, 2006. The inflorescences have yet to open.

Pinedrops, Woodland Pinedrops: Pterospora andromedea

Pinedrops as seen along the Willard Springs Trail, Conboy Lake National Wildlife Refuge...........June 20, 2013.

Paul Slichter