Wildflowers of Southcentral Alaska

This page is my attempt to learn the names of the wildfowers I see every spring and summer on my hiking and biking outings. To see larger images, click on a thumbnail.

Alaska Cotton 7/12/2005 Powerline Trail, Chugach Mts.
Alaska Spirea 6/18/2006 Eagle River Nature Center Trail, Chugach Mts.
Alpine Azalea 6/17/2006 False Peak Ridge, Chugach Mts.
Alpine Forget Me Not 6/17/2006 Little O'Malley Trail, Chugach Mts.
Alpine Spirea 7/6/2005 False Peak Ridge, Chugach Mts.
Arctic Dock 7/28/2005 Craigie Creek Trail, Talkeetna Mts.
Baneberry (very poisonous) 6/18/2006 Eagle River Nature Center Trail, Chugach Mts.
Bluebells 7/6/2005 Powerline Trail, Chugach Mts.
Buttercup (Western) 7/21/2005 Rosenthal-Rae Prospect Trail, Talkeenta Mts.
Dwarf Dogwood 7/6/2005 Powerline Trail, Chugach Mts.
Dwarf Fireweed 7/12/2005 Powerline Trail, Chugach Mts.
Eskimo Potato 6/18/2006 Eagle River Nature Center Trail, Chugach Mts.
Fireweed 7/11/2004 Potter Marsh, Turnagain Arm
Grove Sandwort 6/18/2006 Eagle River Nature Trail, Chugach Mts.
Harebell 7/12/2005 Flattop Peak, Chugach Mts.
Labrador Tea 6/18/2006 Eagle River Nature Trail, Chugach Mts.
Large Flowered Wintergreen 6/18/2006 Eagle River Nature Trail, Chugach Mts.
Large Leaf Avens (?) 6/18/2006 Eagle River Nature Trail, Chugach Mts.
Larkspur 7/26/2005 Rendezvous Trail, Chugach Mts.
Lupine (very poisonous) 7/7/2002 Lost Lake Trail , Kenai Mts.
Marsh Marigold 6/18/2006 Eagle River Nature Trail, Chugach Mts.
Marsh Violet 6/18/2006 Eagle River Nature Trail, Chugach Mts.
Monkshood 7/6/2005 Powerline Trail, Chugach Mts.
Moss Campion (with Mountain Avens) 6/17/2006 False Peak Ridge, Chugach Mts.
Mountain Avens 6/17/2006 False Peak Ridge, Chugach Mts.
Nagoonberry 7/7/2004 Rendezvous Trail, Chugach Mts.
Narcissus-Flowered Anemone 6/14/2006 Marmot Mountain Slopes, Talkeetna Mts.
Northern Yarrow 7/13/2004 Potter Marsh, Turnagain Arm
Paintbrush 7/11/2004 Potter Marsh, Turnagain Arm
Pixie-Eye Primrose 7/26/2005 Rendezvous Trail, Chugach Mts.
Rosewort 7/7/2004 Rendezvous Trail, Chugach Mts.
Ross Avens 8/10/2005 Hatch Peak, Talkeetna Mts.
Siberian Aster 7/6/2005 False Peak Ridge, Chugach Mts.
Star Gentian 7/26/2005 Rendezvous Trail, Chugach Mts.
Starflower 6/18/2006 Eagle River Nature Trail, Chugach Mts.
Toadflax 7/13/2004 Potter Marsh, Turnagain Arm
Triangular Leafed Fleabane 7/6/2005 Rendezvous Trail, Chugach Mts.
Tundra Rose (Shrubby Cinquefoil) 7/6/2005 Rendezvous Trail, Chugach Mts.
Watermelon Berry 6/18/2006 Eagle River Nature Trail, Chugach Mts.
Western Columbine 6/18/2006 Eagle River Nature Trail, Chugach Mts.
Wild Iris 6/19/2006 Side of My House, Anchorage
Wild_Snapdragon 7/12/2005 Powerline Trail, Chugach Mts.
Wild Sweet Pea 7/28/2005 Craigie Creek Trail, Talkeetna Mts.
Windflower 8/10/2005 Hatch Peak, Talkeetna Mts.
Yellow Dryas 6/18/2006 Eagle River Nature Trail, Chugach Mts.
Yellow Paintbrush 7/12/2005 Powerline Trail, Chugach Mts.
Yellow Spotted Saxifrage 8/4/2005 Skyscraper Mountain, Talkeetna Mts.