[The Heath Family West of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Copperbush, Copper Bush

Elliottia pyroliflora

Synonym: Cladothamnus pyroliflorus

Copperbush, Copper Bush: Elliottia pyroliflora (Synonym: Cladothamnus pyroliflorus)

A young copperbush growing on Angora Peak, northern Oregon coast........June 5, 2010.

Copperbush, Copper Bush: Elliottia pyroliflora (Synonym: Cladothamnus pyroliflorus)

Copper bush prior to blooming as seen high in the Coast Range of northwestern Oregon........June 14, 2009.

Copperbush, Copper Bush: Elliottia pyroliflora (Synonym: Cladothamnus pyroliflorus) - Copperbush, Copper Bush: Elliottia pyroliflora (Synonym: Cladothamnus pyroliflorus)

Copper bush as seen along the summit ridge of Saddle Mountain, northern Coast Range of Oregon..........May 2, 2016.

Paul Slichter