Wild cucumber

Marah oreganus

Candy flower

Montia siberica

Trailing blackberry

Rubus ursinus

How seeds are dispersed through the park.


Fragaria vesca

Wild cucumber tendrils


Pacific rhododendron

Rhododendron macrophyllum


Rubus parviflorus

Douglas hawthorn

Crataegus douglasii

Each flowering species seems to have a particular pollinator, making diversity of plants important to diversity of wildlife.

Douglas hawthorn

Pacific willow

Salix lucida



Gaultheria shallon

Stink currant

Ribes bracteosum

Bigleaf maple

Acer macrophyllum

This one grew around an old log that rotted away and left a hollow branch.

Cardwell's penstemon

Penstemon cardwellii

Geum macrophyllum, large-leaved avens

Several fine specimens of this native stand by the gate, one of them over 4 feet tall. The geum in the picture was photographed four times in different sun/shade lighting. The picture is about a hundred times larger than life-size.

Marah oreganus, wild cucumber.