[The Buttercup Family in the Columbia River Gorge of Oregon and Washington]

Evergreen Clematis, Old Man's Beard, Traveler's-joy, Traveler's Joy

Clematis vitalba

Evergreen Clematis, Old Man's Beard, Traveler's-joy, Traveler's Joy: Clematis vitalba

Evergreen clematis from the Corbett Exit from Interstate 84, near Corbett, OR............August 1991.

Evergreen Clematis, Old Man's Beard, Traveler's-joy, Traveler's Joy: Clematis vitalba

Evergreen clematis from the Corbett Exit from Interstate 84, near Corbett, OR..........August 1991.

Evergreen clematis from the Corbett Exit from Interstate 84, near Corbett, OR............August 1991. Note the entire margins on the leaflets, a diagnostic characteristic of this species for the clematis found in the Pacific Northwest.

Paul Slichter