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This is a personal checklist of the flowering native plants I have encountered in Washington state. I am not a botanist and have relied on the referenced works and web sites to identify the plants. I could be wrong, so corrections are welcome!

References:

  • David Biek. Flora of Mount Rainier National Park. Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 2000.
  • Mary A. Fries and Bob & Ira Spring. Wildflowers of Mount Rainier and the Cascades. Seattle: The Mountaineers and the Mount Rainier Natural History Association, 1970.
  • Phyllis Gustafson and Mark Turner. Wildflowers of the Pacific Northwest. Portland: Timber Press, 2006.
  • C. Leo Hitchcock and Arthur Cronquist. Flora of the Pacific Northwest. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1973.
  • Elbert L. Little. National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Trees - Western Region. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1980.
  • C.P. Lyons and Bill Merilees. Trees, Shrubs & Flowers to Know in Washington & British Columbia. Redmond: Lone Pine, 1995.
  • Daniel Mathews. Cascade-Olympic Natural History. Portland: Raven Editions, 1999.
  • Theodore F. Niehaus and Charles L. Ripper. A Field Guide to Pacific States Wildflowers. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1976.
  • Jim Pojar and Andy MacKinnon. Plants of the Pacific Northwest Coast. Vancouver: Lone Pine Publishing, 1994.
  • Robert A. Ross and Henrietta L. Chambers. Wildflowers of the Western Cascades. Portland: Timber Press, 1988.
  • Richard Spellenberg. National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Wildflowers - Western Region. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1979.
  • Dee Strickler. Wayside Wildflowers of the Pacific Northwest. Columbia Falls: The Flower Press,1993.
  • Ronald J. Taylor. Sagebrush Country: A Wildflower Sanctuary. Missoula: Mountain Press Publishing Company, 1992.
  • Ronald J. Taylor and George W. Douglas. Mountain Wild Flowers of the Pacific Northwest. Portland: Binford & Mort, 1975.
  • Ronald J. Taylor and George W.Douglas. Mountain Plants of the Pacific Northwest. Missoula: Mountain Press Publishing Company, 1995.

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Updated: Fri Sep 03 16:02:27 2010 by Plants 6.1

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Acer macrophyllum Achillea millefolium Achlys triphylla Aconitum columbianum Aconogonon davisiae Agoseris aurantiaca Agoseris glauca var. dasycephala Allium crenulatum Amelanchier alnifolia Amsinckia menziesii Anaphalis margaritacea Anemone drummondii Anemone lyallii Anemone occidentalis Anemone oregana Angelica arguta Antennaria lanata Antennaria racemosa Antennaria rosea Apocynum androsaemifolium Aquilegia formosa Arabis holboellii Arbutus menziesii Arctostaphylos uva-ursi Arnica latifolia Aruncus dioicus Asarum caudatum Asclepias speciosa Astragalus whitneyi Balsamorhiza sagittata Berberis aquifolium Berberis nervosa Bistorta bistortoides Cacaliopsis nardosmia Calochortus lyallii Caltha leptosepala Calypso bulbosa Camassia quamash Campanula rotundifolia Campanula scabrella Campanula scouleri Cassiope mertensiana Castilleja hispida Castilleja miniata Castilleja parviflora var. albeda Castilleja parviflora var. oreopola Castilleja rupicola Castilleja thompsonii Cerastium arvense Chaenactis douglasii Chamerion angustifolium Chamerion latifolium Chimaphila menziesii Chimaphila umbellata Circaea alpina Cirsium edule Cistanthe umbellata Claytonia lanceolata Claytonia megarhiza var. nivalis Claytonia rubra Claytonia sibirica Clematis occidentalis Clintonia uniflora Collinsia parviflora Collomia debilis Collomia grandiflora Corallorhiza maculata Corallorhiza mertensiana Cornus unalaschkensis Corydalis scouleri Crepis modocensis Cryptantha thompsonii Delphinium glareosum Delphinium lineapetalum Dicentra formosa Dicentra uniflora Dodecatheon jeffreyi Douglasia nivalis Elliottia pyroliflorus Elmera racemosa Epilobium anagallidifolium Epilobium luteum Erigeron aureus Erigeron compositus Erigeron linearis Erigeron peregrinus Eriogonum compositum Eriogonum ovalifolium var. nivale Eriogonum umbellatum Erysimum arenicola Erythronium grandiflorum Erythronium montanum Fragaria virginiana Fritillaria affinis Fritillaria pudica Galium serpenticum Gaultheria shallon Gentiana calycosa Geum macrophyllum Geum triflorum Goodyera oblongifolia Harrimanella stelleriana Heracleum maximum Hesperochiron pumilus Hieracium albiflorum Holodiscus discolor Hydrophyllum capitatum Hydrophyllum fendleri Ipomopsis aggregata Ivesia gordonii Ivesia tweedyi Kalmia microphylla Ledum glandulosum Leptarrhena pyrolifolia Lewisia columbiana Lewisia rediviva Lewisia tweedyi Ligusticum grayi Lilium columbianum Linanthus nuttallii Linnaea borealis Listera caurina Listera cordata Lithophragma parviflorum Lithospermum ruderale Lomatium canbyi Lomatium martindalei Lomatium triternatum Lonicera ciliosa Lonicera involucrata Lonicera utahensis Luetkea pectinata Luina hypoleuca Lupinus latifolius Lupinus lepidus var. lobbii Lysichiton americanus Maianthemum dilatatum Maianthemum racemosum Maianthemum stellatum Marah oreganus Menziesia ferruginea Mertensia paniculata Micranthes apetala Micranthes ferruginea Micranthes tolmiei Mimulus lewisii Mimulus tilingii Minuartia obtusiloba Mitella pentandra Mitella trifida Moehringia macrophylla Monardella odoratissima Moneses uniflora Monotropa hypopitys Monotropa uniflora Nemophila parviflora Oemleria cerasiformis Oplopanax horridus Orobanche uniflora Orthilia secunda Oxalis oregana Oxyria digyna Oxytropis campestris Parnassia fimbriata Paxistima myrsinites Pedicularis bracteosa Pedicularis contorta Pedicularis groenlandica Pedicularis ornithorhyncha Pedicularis racemosa Pedicularis rainierensis Penstemon confertus Penstemon davidsonii var. menziesii Penstemon procerus Penstemon rupicola Penstemon serrulatus Petasites frigidus var. palmatus Phacelia hastata Phacelia linearis Phacelia sericea Phlox diffusa Phlox gracilis Phyllodoce empetriformis Phyllodoce glanduliflora Physaria alpestris Pinguicula vulgaris Platanthera dilatata Platanthera orbiculata Platanthera stricta Polemonium elegans Polemonium pulcherrimum Potentilla flabellifolia Prosartes hookeri Prunus emarginata Prunus virginiana Pterospora andromedea Pyrola asarifolia Pyrola picta Rainiera stricta Ranunculus glaberrimus var. ellipticus Ranunculus glaberrimus var. glaberrimus Rhodiola integrifolia Rhododendron albiflorum Ribes bracteosum Ribes cereum Ribes lacustre Ribes sanguineum Ribes viscosissimum Romanzoffia sitchensis Rosa gymnocarpa Rubus lasiococcus Rubus parviflorus Rubus spectabilis Rudbeckia occidentalis Sambucus racemosa Saxifraga bronchialis Saxifraga caespitosa Sedum divergens Sedum lanceolatum Sedum spathulifolium Sedum stenopetalum Senecio fremontii Senecio integerrimus Silene acaulis Silene parryi Smelowskia ovalis Solidago multiradiata Sorbus sitchensis Spiraea betulifolia Spiraea douglasii Spiraea splendens Stachys cooleyae Stenanthium occidentale Streptopus amplexifolius Streptopus lanceolatus Symphoricarpos oreophilus Tellima grandiflora Thalictrum occidentale Thlaspi montanum Tiarella trifoliata Tolmiea menziesii Trautvetteria caroliniensis Triantha occidentalis Trientalis latifolia Trillium ovatum Trollius albiflorus Vaccinium ovatum Vaccinium scoparium Valeriana columbiana Valeriana sitchensis Veratrum viride Veronica cusickii Viola adunca Viola glabella Viola palustris Viola purpurea Viola sheltonii Xerophyllum tenax Zigadenus paniculatus Zigadenus venenosus


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