Flowers of the Alpine Zone

Click on the thumbnail photo to go a flower's main page. Click on "Next Flower" to go directly to the next flower in the index or click "Return to Index" to return to the index page. Click on "Notes" on the main flower page to get descriptions, addtional photos and trail notes. Click on terms in yellow to access a glossary. The trail location descriptions will often contain a designation (photo) which will link to a photo of a natural feature or subject of special interest.

Alpine Buckwheat Alpine Pussytoes Alpine Sandwort
Eriogonum pyrolifolium Antennaria alpina Minuartia obtusiloba
Boreal Sandwort Cascade Catchfly Drummond's Anemone
Minuartia rubella Silene suksdorfi Anemone drummondii
Elmera Silver-leaf Phacelia Smelowskia
Elmera racemosa Phacelia hastata Smelowskia calycina
Sweet Coltsfoot Three-forked Artemisia Tolmie's Saxifrage
Petasites frigidus Artemisia furcata Saxifrage tolmiei
Tufted Saxifrage Yarrow Alpine Golden Diasy
Saxifrage cespitosa Achillea millefolium Erigeron aureus
Cushion Buckwheat Dwarf Goldenrod Fremont's Senecio
Eriogonum ovalifolium Solidago simplex Senecio fremontii
Hairy Arnica Hybrid Arnica Lance-leaf Stonecrop
Arnica mollis Arnica diversifolia Sedum rupicola