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Northern Starflower (Trientalis arctica) (38488 bytes)

Northern Starflower
Trientalis arctica

I have seen this flower many times at lowever elevations, but this was the first time I had seen it this high. It is correspondingly blooming much later than its relatives down low.

Location: Sisters-Arrowhead Ridge, Sitka, Alaska

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Journal: 10 August 2000: Indian River-Sisters-Arrowhead Loop