Purple, Erigeron pygmaeus - Alpine daisy

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By Alex Wierbinski - Posted on 08 February 2013

Fine purple High Sierra flowers spotted on the South flank of Big Sam dropping into Emigrant Basin. Emigrant Wilderness, Stanislaus National Forest.

Purple Flower, Alpine Daisy, Erigeron pygmaeus, Emigrant Wilderness.

Purple Flower (Daisy) Information

Elevation: 10,000 feet

Date: July 30, 2009

Trail Guide Page: Kennedy Canyon to Bond Pass

Emigrant Wilderness topo map: High Emigrant Meadow Basin


Tentative identification: Erigeron pygmaeus - Alpine daisy

High Sierra Flower resource & guide


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