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

Canada Germander, Germander, Western Germander, Wood Sage

Teucrium canadense var. occidentale

Synonyms: Teucrium boreale, Teucrium canadense ssp. occidentale, Teucrium canadense ssp. viscidum, Teucrium canadense var. boreale, Teucrium occidentale, Teucrium occidentale var. boreale

Inflorescence of Canada Germander, Germander, Western Germander, Wood Sage: Teucrium canadense var. occidentale (Synonyms: Teucrium boreale, Teucrium canadense ssp. occidentale, Teucrium canadense ssp. viscidum, Teucrium canadense var. boreale, Teucrium occidentale, Teucrium occidentale var. boreale)

Canada germander as seen in a vernally moist pool near Horsethief Lake in the Columbia Hills State Park..................August 8, 2011.

Inflorescence and upper stem leaves of Canada Germander, Germander, Western Germander, Wood Sage: Teucrium canadense var. occidentale (Synonyms: Teucrium boreale, Teucrium canadense ssp. occidentale, Teucrium canadense ssp. viscidum, Teucrium canadense var. boreale, Teucrium occidentale, Teucrium occidentale var. boreale) - Inflorescence of Canada Germander, Germander, Western Germander, Wood Sage: Teucrium canadense var. occidentale (Synonyms: Teucrium boreale, Teucrium canadense ssp. occidentale, Teucrium canadense ssp. viscidum, Teucrium canadense var. boreale, Teucrium occidentale, Teucrium occidentale var. boreale)

Frontal view of the flower of Canada Germander, Germander, Western Germander, Wood Sage: Teucrium canadense var. occidentale (Synonyms: Teucrium boreale, Teucrium canadense ssp. occidentale, Teucrium canadense ssp. viscidum, Teucrium canadense var. boreale, Teucrium occidentale, Teucrium occidentale var. boreale) - Close-up sideview of the flower of Canada Germander, Germander, Western Germander, Wood Sage: Teucrium canadense var. occidentale (Synonyms: Teucrium boreale, Teucrium canadense ssp. occidentale, Teucrium canadense ssp. viscidum, Teucrium canadense var. boreale, Teucrium occidentale, Teucrium occidentale var. boreale)

Stem leaf of Canada Germander, Germander, Western Germander, Wood Sage: Teucrium canadense var. occidentale (Synonyms: Teucrium boreale, Teucrium canadense ssp. occidentale, Teucrium canadense ssp. viscidum, Teucrium canadense var. boreale, Teucrium occidentale, Teucrium occidentale var. boreale)

Additional close-up photos of canada germander as seen in a vernally moist pool near Horsethief Lake in the Columbia Hills State Park..................August 8, 2011.

Paul Slichter