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Locality Name:
Lolo Trail, at the western end of the trail
Clearwater County , Idaho
At the western end of the trail

Species Encountered:
icon-4 Erythronium grandiflorum Pursh
yellow avalanche-lily
June 15, 1806
Little Canyon Creek along the Lolo trail

An image of the specimen in the Lewis and Clark herbarium. . . .
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icon-4 Xerophyllum tenax (Pursh) Nutt.
common beargrass
June 15, 1806
In the Bitterroots

An image of the specimen in the Lewis and Clark herbarium. . . .
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icon-1 Selasphorus platycercus
Broad-tailed Hummingbird
June 15, 1806
In the Bitterroots

In Lewis' typically short notation style, he mentions coming across the nest of a hummingbird.  The nest is found on June 15, 1806, in the ...  more>>

icon-4 Trillum petiolatum Pursh
Idaho trillium
June 15, 1806
In the Bitterroots

An image of the specimen in the Lewis and Clark herbarium. . . .
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icon-4 Anemone piperi Britt. ex Rydb.
Piper's anemone
June 15, 1806
Lolo Creek along Lolo trail

An image of the specimen in the Lewis and Clark herbarium. . . .
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icon-4 Lonicera utahensis S.Wats.
Utah honeysuckle
June 16, 1806
Lolo Creek along Lolo trail

An image of the specimen in the Lewis and Clark herbarium. . . .
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icon-4 Calypso bulbosa (L.) Oakes
fairy slipper
June 16, 1806
Fish Creek, along the Lolo trail

An image of the specimen in the Lewis and Clark herbarium. . . .
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icon-4 Aquilegia formosa Fisch. ex DC.
western columbine
June 16, 1806
In the Bitterroots
icon-4 Ribes viscosissimum Pursh
sticky currant
June 16, 1806
In the Bitterroots

Additional images of . . .
Ribes viscosissimum - these images are copyrighted by Dr. James L. Reveal and used with the ...  more>>

icon-4 Cornus canadensis L.
bunchberry dogwood
June 16, 1806
Lolo Creek along Lolo trail

An image of the specimen in the Lewis and Clark herbarium. . . .
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Journal Entries:
At the western end of the trail

 
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