Category Archives: Alaska

Dwarf Fireweed – Chamerion latifolium

The November calendar from our travels. click on the photo for a closer look at this gorgeous flower with its outstanding green foliage with slight blue tint. Also, it does not have a describable color, just a description: Magnificent. Dwarf … Continue reading

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Fireweed – Chamerion angustifolium

Fireweed Chamerion angustifolium (L.) Holub ssp. angustifolium One of the really beautiful sights that we saw while driving from Fairbanks to Deadhorse and Prudhoe Bay on the Arctic Ocean was Fireweed. One of the reasons that they are ‘first colonizers’ … Continue reading

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