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Pyrola asarifolia
Pyrola asarifolia
Bog Wintergreen
Photographer: Gerald and Buff Corsi
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 6666 6666 0713 0030 (2013-07-09)

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  • date of photo  Aug 7, 2012
  • latitude 60.76718   longitude -146.29377   max error distance 24844 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Prince William Sound, Chugach National Forest (Alaska, US)
  • family Ericaceae
  • notes   Pyrola asarifolia, commonly known as Bog Wintergreen, Liverleaf Wintergreen or Pink Wintergreen, is a plant species of the genus Pyrola native to western North America. It is found primarily on forest margins at mid latitude in the Pacific Northwest and northern California. It is so named simply because its leaves maintain their green color through winter.
  • CalAcademy slide #   Pyrola asarifolia 120807 _D332230
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial
  • original filename: Pyrola asarifolia 120807 _D332230.jpg

  • common names   Bog Wintergreen, Liverleaf Wintergreen, Pink Wintergreen (photographer)
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