[Pussytoes: The Genus Antennaria in Mt. Adams Country]

Rosy Everlasting, Desert Pussytoes, Elegant Pussytoes, Pulvinate Pussytoes, Rosy Pussytoes, Small-leaf Pussytoes

Antennaria microphylla

Synonyms: Antennaria bracteosa, Antennaria concinna, Antennaria microphylla var. solstitialis, Antennaria nitida, Antennaria rosea, Antennaria rosea ssp. arida, Antennaria rosea ssp. confinis, Antennaria rosea ssp. pulvinata, Antennaria rosea Greene var. nitida, Antennaria solstitialis

Inflorescence of Rosy Everlasting, Desert Pussytoes, Elegant Pussytoes, Pulvinate Pussytoes, Rosy Pussytoes, Small-leaf Pussytoes: Antennaria microphylla (Synonyms: Antennaria bracteosa, Antennaria concinna, Antennaria microphylla var. solstitialis, Antennaria nitida, Antennaria rosea, Antennaria rosea ssp. arida, Antennaria rosea ssp. confinis, Antennaria rosea ssp. pulvinata, Antennaria rosea Greene var. nitida, Antennaria solstitialis)

The photo above shows a close-up, dorsal view of the inflorescence of rosy pussytoes as photographed at the DNR rocky quarry on the ridgetop between the Cougar Creek and Dairy Creek drainages on the southeast side of Mt. Adams.........June 11, 2005.

Rosy Everlasting, Desert Pussytoes, Elegant Pussytoes, Pulvinate Pussytoes, Rosy Pussytoes, Small-leaf Pussytoes: Antennaria microphylla (Synonyms: Antennaria bracteosa, Antennaria concinna, Antennaria microphylla var. solstitialis, Antennaria nitida, Antennaria rosea, Antennaria rosea ssp. arida, Antennaria rosea ssp. confinis, Antennaria rosea ssp. pulvinata, Antennaria rosea Greene var. nitida, Antennaria solstitialis)

Rosy pussytoes as seen at the base of the terminal moraine of the Adams Glacier, Mt. Adams Wilderness......July 18, 2018.

Inflorescence of Rosy Everlasting, Desert Pussytoes, Elegant Pussytoes, Pulvinate Pussytoes, Rosy Pussytoes, Small-leaf Pussytoes: Antennaria microphylla (Synonyms: Antennaria bracteosa, Antennaria concinna, Antennaria microphylla var. solstitialis, Antennaria nitida, Antennaria rosea, Antennaria rosea ssp. arida, Antennaria rosea ssp. confinis, Antennaria rosea ssp. pulvinata, Antennaria rosea Greene var. nitida, Antennaria solstitialis)

The photo above shows a close-up of the inflorescence of rosy pussytoes as photographed at the DNR rocky quarry on the ridgetop between the Cougar Creek and Dairy Creek drainages on the southeast side of Mt. Adams........June 11, 2005.

Basal leaf blade of Rosy Everlasting, Desert Pussytoes, Elegant Pussytoes, Pulvinate Pussytoes, Rosy Pussytoes, Small-leaf Pussytoes: Antennaria microphylla (Synonyms: Antennaria bracteosa, Antennaria concinna, Antennaria microphylla var. solstitialis, Antennaria nitida, Antennaria rosea, Antennaria rosea ssp. arida, Antennaria rosea ssp. confinis, Antennaria rosea ssp. pulvinata, Antennaria rosea Greene var. nitida, Antennaria solstitialis)

The photo above shows a close-up of a basal leaf of rosy pussytoes as photographed at the DNR rocky quarry on the ridgetop between the Cougar Creek and Dairy Creek drainages on the southeast side of Mt. Adams.........June 11, 2005.

Basal leaf rosette of Rosy Everlasting, Desert Pussytoes, Elegant Pussytoes, Pulvinate Pussytoes, Rosy Pussytoes, Small-leaf Pussytoes: Antennaria microphylla (Synonyms: Antennaria bracteosa, Antennaria concinna, Antennaria microphylla var. solstitialis, Antennaria nitida, Antennaria rosea, Antennaria rosea ssp. arida, Antennaria rosea ssp. confinis, Antennaria rosea ssp. pulvinata, Antennaria rosea Greene var. nitida, Antennaria solstitialis)

The photo above shows the leaves of rosy pussytoes as photographed at the DNR rocky quarry on the ridgetop between the Cougar Creek and Dairy Creek drainages on the southeast side of Mt. Adams........June 11, 2005.

Stem leaves and inflorescence of Rosy Everlasting, Desert Pussytoes, Elegant Pussytoes, Pulvinate Pussytoes, Rosy Pussytoes, Small-leaf Pussytoes: Antennaria microphylla (Synonyms: Antennaria bracteosa, Antennaria concinna, Antennaria microphylla var. solstitialis, Antennaria nitida, Antennaria rosea, Antennaria rosea ssp. arida, Antennaria rosea ssp. confinis, Antennaria rosea ssp. pulvinata, Antennaria rosea Greene var. nitida, Antennaria solstitialis)

The photo above shows the upper stem leavesand inflorescence of rosy pussytoes as photographed at the DNR rocky quarry on the ridgetop between the Cougar Creek and Dairy Creek drainages on the southeast side of Mt. Adams........June 11, 2005.

Paul Slichter