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Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008 - Report by

Lorraine broke her shoulder Wednesday 7/23 morning – hence a delayed report – surgery 7/28/08

ALONG THE HIGHWAY – st. john’swort, vipers bugloss, large flowered penstemon (fading out), ox-eye daisy, bird’s-foot trefoil, Canada thistle, orange & yellow hawkweed, fireweed (just starting), yarrow, alfalfa, red clover, crown vetch, tall buttercup

LIMBO BEACH – beach pea, evening primrose, auricled twayblade

LOIS SCHWOB’S ragged-fringed orchid, shinleaf (many), blue-flag iris, Indian pipes, pinesap, lesser stitchwort, marsh marigolds (leaves only) – we had coffee there also.

PIT LAKE AREA – one-flowered wintergreen, yellow avens, purple pitcher plants, marsh cinquefoil, small, green wood-orchid’s (many, all early-birds), pearly everlasting, marsh skull-cap, cow parsnip, clintonia, agrimony, goldthread (leaves only)

CASCADE FOREST PICNIC AREA – meadowsweet, red-berried elder, chokecherry, pin cherry, joe pye, fringed bindweed, heal-all

Had picnic lunch here

BALLY CREEK ROAD – twin flower, snowberry (leaves) bearberry (leaves) spotted coralroot, bunchberry, cow wheat, staghorn moss, pipsissewa (buds only), Deptford pink


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2008 Wildflower Reports

August 20th, 2008

August 13th, 2008

August 6th, 2008

July 30th, 2008

July 23rd, 2008

July 16th, 2008

July 6th, 2008

July 1st, 2008

June 25th, 2008

June 18th, 2008

June 11th, 2008

June 4th, 2008

May 28th, 2008

May 21st, 2008

May 14th, 2008


2007 Wildflower Reports

September 5th 2007

August 21st, 2007

August 15th, 2007

August 8th, 2007

August 1st, 2007

July 25th, 2007

July 18th, 2007

July 11th, 2007

July 4th, 2007

June 27th, 2007

June 20th, 2007

June 13th, 2007

June 6th, 2007

May 30th, 2007

May 23rd, 2007

May 16th, 2007

May 9th, 2007

May 2nd, 2007



2006 Wildflower Reports:

August 16th, 2006

August 9th, 2006

August 2nd, 2006

July 26th, 2006

July 19th, 2006

July 12th, 2006

July 5th, 2006

June 21st, 2006

June 28th, 2006

June 14th, 2006

June 7th, 2006

May 31st, 2006

May 24th, 2006

May 17th, 2006

May 10th, 2006

May 3rd, 2006

April 26th, 2006


2005 Wildflower Reports:

August 10th, 2005

August 3rd, 2005

July 27th, 2005

July 20th, 2005

July 13th, 2005

July 6th, 2005

June 29th, 2005

June 22nd 2005

June 15th 2005

June 12th, 2005

June 10th, 2005

June 8th, 2005

June 1, 2005

May 25th, 2005

May 18th, 2005

May 11th, 2005

May 4th, 2005

April 20th, 2005

April 13th, 2005

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