[Anemones and Windflowers: The Genus Anemone West of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Pacific Anemone, Cliff Anemone, Hirsute Anemone

Anemone multifida var. multifida

Synonyms: Anemone globosa, Anemone hudsoniana, Anemone multifida var. globosa, Anemone multifida var. hudsoniana, Anemone multifida var. richardsoniana, Anemone multifida var. sansonii

Pacific Anemone, Cliff Anemone, Hirsute Anemone: Anemone multifida var. multifida (Synonyms: Anemone globosa, Anemone hudsoniana, Anemone multifida var. globosa, Anemone multifida var. hudsoniana, Anemone multifida var. richardsoniana, Anemone multifida var. sansonii)

Pacific anemone as seen near the summit of Saddle Mountain in the Coast Range of northwestern Oregon........June 14, 2009. Anemone multifida var. saxicola is also found at this location, but that species generally has grayer foliage, is lower (up to 20 cm high) and usually has only one floral scape rather than the several seen here.

Leaf of Pacific Anemone, Cliff Anemone, Hirsute Anemone: Anemone multifida var. multifida (Synonyms: Anemone globosa, Anemone hudsoniana, Anemone multifida var. globosa, Anemone multifida var. hudsoniana, Anemone multifida var. richardsoniana, Anemone multifida var. sansonii) - Pacific Anemone, Cliff Anemone, Hirsute Anemone: Anemone multifida var. multifida (Synonyms: Anemone globosa, Anemone hudsoniana, Anemone multifida var. globosa, Anemone multifida var. hudsoniana, Anemone multifida var. richardsoniana, Anemone multifida var. sansonii)

Leaf (left) of Pacific anemone as seen near the summit of Saddle Mountain in the Coast Range of northwestern Oregon........June 14, 2009. Basal leaves (right) of Pacific anemone as seen near the summit of Saddle Mountain in the Coast Range of northwestern Oregon........May 2, 2016.

Paul Slichter