[Lewisias West of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Oppositeleaf Lewisia, Opposite-leaved Lewisia

Lewisia oppositifolia

Oppositeleaf Lewisia, Opposite-leaved Lewisia: Lewisia oppositifolia - Oppositeleaf Lewisia, Opposite-leaved Lewisia: Lewisia oppositifolia

Oppositeleaf lewisia as seen at the Days Gulch Botanical Area to the southwest of Eight Dollar Mountain in southwestern Oregon........April 29, 2012. The basal leaves of oppositeleaf lewisia are an olive-green to green in color. The blue-green leaves in the photo at right are not from oppositieleaf lewisia.

Oppositeleaf Lewisia, Opposite-leaved Lewisia: Lewisia oppositifolia - Flower of Oppositeleaf Lewisia, Opposite-leaved Lewisia: Lewisia oppositifolia

Flower of Oppositeleaf Lewisia, Opposite-leaved Lewisia: Lewisia oppositifolia - Inflorescence of Oppositeleaf Lewisia, Opposite-leaved Lewisia: Lewisia oppositifolia - Oppositeleaf Lewisia, Opposite-leaved Lewisia: Lewisia oppositifolia

The upper left photo shows oppositeleaf lewisia in bud at Star Flat on the northwest side of Eight Dollar Mt. in southwestern Oregon........April 5, 2009. The other 4 photos show the species blooming at the Days Gulch Botanical Area to the southwest of Eight Dollar Mountain in southwestern Oregon........April 29, 2012.

Flower of Oppositeleaf Lewisia, Opposite-leaved Lewisia: Lewisia oppositifolia - Sepals of Oppositeleaf Lewisia, Opposite-leaved Lewisia: Lewisia oppositifolia

Inflorescence of Oppositeleaf Lewisia, Opposite-leaved Lewisia: Lewisia oppositifolia - Oppositeleaf Lewisia, Opposite-leaved Lewisia: Lewisia oppositifolia

Oppositeleaf lewisia as seen at the Eight Dollar Mountain Botanical Wayside to the southwest of Selma, Oregon...........April 27, 2012.

Paul Slichter