[Anemones and Windflowers West of the Cascade Mountains]

Mountain Pasqueflower, Western Anemone, Western Pasqueflower, White Pasqueflower

Anemone occidentalis

Synonyms: Anemone occidentalis var. subpilosa, Pulsatilla occidentalis

Mountain Pasqueflower, Western Anemone, Western Pasqueflower, White Pasqueflower: Anemone occidentalis (Synonyms: Anemone occidentalis var. subpilosa, Pulsatilla occidentalis)

Western pasqueflower beginning to bloom as seen on scree along the trail towards Heather Park on the north side of Klahhane Ridge in the Olympic National Park.......July 26, 2008. This site was covered by a foot or more of snow just a week before.

Mountain Pasqueflower, Western Anemone, Western Pasqueflower, White Pasqueflower: Anemone occidentalis (Synonyms: Anemone occidentalis var. subpilosa, Pulsatilla occidentalis)

Western pasqueflower beginning to bloom as seen on scree along the trail towards Heather Park on the north side of Klahhane Ridge in the Olympic National Park.......July 26, 2008. Notice the numerous long hairs on the outer surface of the sepals.

Mountain Pasqueflower, Western Anemone, Western Pasqueflower, White Pasqueflower: Anemone occidentalis (Synonyms: Anemone occidentalis var. subpilosa, Pulsatilla occidentalis) - Mountain Pasqueflower, Western Anemone, Western Pasqueflower, White Pasqueflower: Anemone occidentalis (Synonyms: Anemone occidentalis var. subpilosa, Pulsatilla occidentalis)

Western pasqueflower beginning to bloom as seen on scree along the trail towards Heather Park on the north side of Klahhane Ridge in the Olympic National Park.......July 27, 2014.

Mountain Pasqueflower, Western Anemone, Western Pasqueflower, White Pasqueflower: Anemone occidentalis (Synonyms: Anemone occidentalis var. subpilosa, Pulsatilla occidentalis)

Western pasqueflower blooming on rocky slopes at the head of Badger Valley, Olympic National Park..........July 25, 2014.

Paul Slichter