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Balsamorhiza sagittata; Arrow-Leaved Balsamroot   

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Balsamorhiza sagittata
Balsamorhiza sagittata
Arrow-Leaved Balsamroot
Photographer: Susan Prince

ID: 0000 0000 0406 0664 (2006-04-13)

Copyright © 2006 Susan Prince

  • date of photo  Jun 17, 2003
  • latitude 38.95401   longitude -120.16925   max error distance 8965 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Desolation Wilderness Area (El Dorado County, California, US)
  • family Asteraceae
  • notes   Taken along the Pacific Crest Trail above Upper Echo Lake, near Haypress Meadows
  • camera   Nikon Coolpix 5700
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Arrow-Leaved Balsamroot (Oswald 2002 )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by John Dittes    Nov 15, 2008

    Action: changed name from "Wyethia mollis" to "Balsamorhiza sagittata "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Note triangular leaf with sagittate/cordate bases"

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