Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus ssp. lanceolatus   green rabbitbrush
Asteraceae (Alt: Compositae )
native                      woody           
Distribution: Conifer Zone, Oregon Trail

UW Burke Herbarium Link: Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus ssp. lanceolatus
USDA Plants Link: Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus ssp. lanceolatus   (CHVIL4)

The subspecies of green rabbitbrush (Chrysothamnus visicidiflorus ssp. lanceolatus) in most of the the Conifer Zone differs from the more widely distributed ssp. viscidiflorus is being finely hairy and having broader leaves.  At least one plant has also been documented along the road cutting diagonally across the slope above Lydle Gulch, where ssp. viscidiflorus also grows.