[The Rose Family in Mt. Adams Country]

Partridgefoot, Luetkea

Luetkea pectinata

Synonyms: Eriogynia pectinata, Saxifraga pectinata, Spiraea pectinata

Partridgefoot, Luetkea: Luetkea pectinata (Synonyms: Eriogynia pectinata, Saxifraga pectinata, Spiraea pectinata)

Partridgefoot as seen on the Ridge of Wonders near Little Mount Adams, Tract D Yakama Nation lands.........August 18, 2012.

Inflorescence of Partridgefoot, Luetkea: Luetkea pectinata (Synonyms: Eriogynia pectinata, Saxifraga pectinata, Spiraea pectinata) - Partridgefoot, Luetkea: Luetkea pectinata (Synonyms: Eriogynia pectinata, Saxifraga pectinata, Spiraea pectinata)

Close-up images of the flowers and stem leaves of partridgefoot as seen along the Highline Trail just above timberline at about 6000' on the northern slopes of Mt. Adams........July 10, 2005. Note how the 5-part pistil splits into 5 diverging styles.

Partridgefoot, Luetkea: Luetkea pectinata (Synonyms: Eriogynia pectinata, Saxifraga pectinata, Spiraea pectinata)

Partridgefoot blooming in moist soils next to a small stream running through High Camp, Mt. Adams.........August 12, 2016.

Partridgefoot, Luetkea: Luetkea pectinata (Synonyms: Eriogynia pectinata, Saxifraga pectinata, Spiraea pectinata)

Partridgefoot as photographed atop Potato Hill which is several miles north of Mt. Adams...........July 11, 2005.

Basal leaf cluster of Partridgefoot, Luetkea: Luetkea pectinata (Synonyms: Eriogynia pectinata, Saxifraga pectinata, Spiraea pectinata)

The photo above shows the basal cluster of leaves of partridgefoot as seen along the Highline Trail just above timberline at about 6000' on the northern slopes of Mt. Adams........July 10, 2005.

Partridgefoot, Luetkea: Luetkea pectinata (Synonyms: Eriogynia pectinata, Saxifraga pectinata, Spiraea pectinata) - Partridgefoot, Luetkea: Luetkea pectinata (Synonyms: Eriogynia pectinata, Saxifraga pectinata, Spiraea pectinata)

Partridgefoot blooming along the Climber's Trail above Hellroaring Overlook at the southeastern side of Mount Adams...........August 12, 2013.

Basal leaves oPartridgefoot, Luetkea: Luetkea pectinata (Synonyms: Eriogynia pectinata, Saxifraga pectinata, Spiraea pectinata)

The photo above shows a close-up of the leaves of partridgefoot as seen at Bird Creek Meadows on Mt. Adams..........August 4, 2001.

The photo above shows a mat of partridgefoot as seen at HellRoaring Overlook above Bird Creek Meadows on Mt. Adams............August 4, 2001.

Partridgefoot, Luetkea: Luetkea pectinata (Synonyms: Eriogynia pectinata, Saxifraga pectinata, Spiraea pectinata)

The photo above shows partridgefoot as seen along the Round the Mountain Trail #9 between Salt Creek and the Shorthorn Trail #16 on the southern slopes of Mt. Adams........August 31, 1996.

Paul Slichter