Native Plants for Alpine Elevations
An attractive wildflower with red brush-like flower clusters.
Height: Can be found from low to high elevations, but most common in the subalpine.
Perennial grass with thread-like leaves forming small patches.
Height: Below 2500 meters.
Low-growing ground cover with spikes of small white flowers.
A clump forming perennial with large pinkish-red flowers.
Mat forming perennial with showy white to pink flowers.
White Rein-Orchid, Bog Candle
Perennial orchid with spikes of white flowers from tuber-like roots.
Taprooted perennial with mostly basal leaves and blue bell-shaped flowers.
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