Linda's Alpine Flowers Page

White and Cream Flowers
(except Orchids)


This page is part of Linda's collection photographs of flowers in European mountains, mostly alpine (roughly 1800-2500m) and sub-alpine (roughly 1200-1800m), but with a few from lower altitudes. The collection includes shots of over 550 species. The main page contains additional information, and links to the other pages in the set.

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Narcissus Flowered Anemone
Anemone narcissifolia – Dol'10
Narcissus-Flowered Anemone ...
... Cropped – Dol'10
 
Again – Ktz'13 ...
... in the Alpine Garden ...
... on Kitzbühlerhorn ...
... and cropped
Again ...
... and cropped
Again – Sänt'14 ...
... and cropped
And again
Again – Eng'14
Again
Again, cropped ...
... cropped further
Again – BOb'16 ...
... and cropped
Again – BOb'16 ...
... and cropped
Again – BOb'16 ...
... and cropped
Again – VdU'17
Three-leaved Anemone ...
... Anemone trifolia
Cropped – Dol'10
Again ...
... Anenome trifolia
Cropped – Dol'10
Again – Slo'13
Again – Dol'15 ...
... cropped
Wood Anemone
Anemone nemorosa ...
... Cropped – Dol'10
Wood Anemone
– Picos'13 ...
... Cropped
Wood Anemone
– Picos'13 ...
... Cropped
Wood Anemone
– Picos'13 ...
... Cropped
     
Again – Slo'14
     
Snowdrop Anemone
Anemone sylvestris
– Slo'13
Mt. Baldo Anemone
Anemone baldensis
– VdU'17 ...
... closer up ...
... and its view
Bath Asparagus
Ornithogalum pyrenaicum ...
... again – Dor'14
Again – Slo'16
Asphodel – Oss'11
Lovely, but a pest
Asphodel emergent
– Pyr'13
Asphodel, Advanced – Pyr'13
Asphodel in the woods – Picos'13
False Aster
Aster bellidiastrum
– Tux'16
Again – CdE'17 ...
... again, and cropped
Again – HS'17
Mountain Avens
Dryas octopetala
– St'07
Mountain Avens – Dol'10
Mountain Avens – Slo'12
Again – Ktz'13 ...
... and cropped
Again – Sänt'14
And again
Again – Eng'14
And again
Again – BOb'16 ...
... and again ...
... and cropped
Again – BOb'16 ...
... and cropped
Again – Van'18
Bastard Balm
Melittis melissophylum
Also in Red! – Iseo'19
Again – Slo'19 ...
... and its leaf
Hedge Bedstraw
Galium mollugo (poss.!) ...
... again – Iseo'19 ...
... and again
Swiss Bedstraw
Galium megalospermum ...
... Cropped – Dol'10
Galium sp. – OT'15
Alpine Bistort
Polygonum viviparum
– Dol'12
Again – Slo'14
Again – Dol'17
Bogbean – Salz'12
... Menyanthes sp.
cropped
Again
– Ktz'13
Again
– OT'15 ...
... and cropped
Drooping Bittercress – Salz'12
... cropped
Mignonette-Leaved Bittercress – Salz'12
... Cardamine resedifolia,
cropped
Again – Ktz'13 ...
... and cropped
Bittercress, poss. Asarum-Leaved – Slo'12
... cropped
Alpine Bittercress – Oss'11
Thyme Broomrape
Orobanche alba – Picos'13
Again – Van'18
White Butterbur?
Petasites alba– Dol'12
... and again – Salz'12
... and again – Salz'12
... and again – Salz'12
Again – Zill'14
... and cropped
Again – Dol'19
Again
Again
 
Common Butterbur
Petasites hybridus
– Salz'12
Again – HS'18
Pyrenean Buttercup
Ranunculus pyrenaeus – Oss'11
Pyrenean Buttercup – Oss'11
Pyrenean Buttercup
– Picos'13 ...
... cropped
See also the Yellow form
And again – HA'14
And again – Oss'16
Again – Aos'19
Alpine Buttercup – Salz'12
Ranunculus alpestris
Again – Ktz'13
Again
And again
Again – Ktz'13 ...
... and cropped
Again – Sänt'14
And again
And again – OT'15
Again – Dol'16
Again – Tux'16 ...
... and cropped
Parnassus-leaved Buttercup
– Oss'13 ...
... Ranunculus parnassifolius
and cropped
 
Clasping (Leaf) Buttercup
– Oss'13 ...
... Ranunculus amplexicaulis,
and site
Again – Oss'16
 
Aconite-Leaved Buttercup
– Ktz'13
Again, Ranunculus
aconitifolius
Again – Zill'14 ...
... and cropped
Again – Eng'14 ...
... and cropped
Again – OT'15
Again – BOb'16 ...
... and again
Alpine Butterworts - Dol'12
... Pinguicula alpina
Carnivorous
Again – Slo'13 ...
And again, with Erica
Again – Sr'15 ...
... and again ...
... and cropped
Again – Dol'16 ...
... and cropped
Again, leaves – Dol'19
Callianthemum
kerneranum
– Ktz'13
Yellow Bellflower
Campanula thyrsoides – BOb'10
White-Bearded Bellflower
Campanula barbata
... ditto – BOb'10
Bladder Campions
– St'07 ...
... cropped
Silene vulgaris
Bladder Campions – Dol'10
Again – Oss'13
(Actually S. of the Pyrenees)
Bladder Campion
– Zill'14
Again – Zill'18
Sea Campion
... Cropped,
Silene uniflora
Italian Catchfly
– HS'17
Silene italica
Candytuft
– Dor'14
   
Cat's Paw – Dol'12 ...
... Cropped
   
Sweet Cicely
Myrrhis odorata – Slo'12
Rock Cinquefoil – Zill'14 ...
... Potentilla rupestris
Mountain Clover – Van'18 ...
... Trifolium montana
 
Alpine Coltsfoot – Salz'12
... Cropped,
Homogyne Alpina
Again – Dol'12
 
   
Cottongrass
– Ktz'13
And again
   
Chamois Cress
Pritzelago alpina – Salz'12
Again – Dol'15 ...
... again ...
... and cropped
Again – Dol'16 ...
... again ...
... and cropped
Again – BOb'16 ...
Unknown Cress – Tux'16 ...
... poss. Lepidium ...
... cropped
Crocus – Auv'14
And Again – Dol'14
And Again – Dol'19
 
Glacier Crowfoot
– Dol'09 ...
Glacier Crowfoot
(flower and person)
– BOb'10 ...
... Ranunculus glacialis
cropped
Again – BOb'16 ...
... cropped ...
... Again ...
... and cropped
Again, very red! – Dol'17'
   
Mountain Dog Daisy
Anthemis montana ...
... Cropped – Dol'10
   
Moon Daisy – Salz'12
... Pyrethrum alpina ...
... and again ...
... and cropped
Again – Zill'18
Again – Van'18 ...
... and cropped
Again – Aos'19
Ox-eye Daisy
Leucanthemum vulgare
– Cw'15
Again – Pro'17 ...
... cropped ...
... cropped again
Again, and sea – Cw'18
White Deadnettle
Lamium album – Slo'12
Again – Slo'14 ...
Again – Cw'15 ...
... and cropped
   
Dragonroot
– Ktz'13 ...
... Calla palustris
and cropped
Edelweiss
– Eng'14 ...
Notoriously
difficult to find ...
... unless ...
you buy some
Linda's first real one!
– VdU'17
Again – Dol'17 ...
... again ...
... and with Alpine
Aster and Lousewort
Again – Zrm'17 ...
... and cropped
   
Common Eyebright
Euphrasia nemorosa
– Picos'13 ...
... and cropped
   
Again – Dol'17 ...
... and again, same area
Again – Cw'18 ...
Pyrenean Flax – Pro'17 ...
... Linum suffruticosum
ssp. salsoloides ...
... and cropped
Again – CdE'17 ...
... again ...
... and cropped
 
Variable Fleabane
Erigeron glabratus
– Zill'14
A Fleabane / Erigeron
– OT'15 ...
... and again
 
Again – HS'18 ...
... and cropped
Galium Sp.
– Pyr'13 ...
... and cropped
Galium Sp. – CdE'17 ...
... and cropped
Goatsbeard
Spiraea aruncus or
Aruncus dioicus ...
... and cropped
– Eng'14
Again – BOb'16
Again – HS'18
Alpine Gypsophila
Gypsophila repens
– Sänt'14
Again
Again
And cropped
Again – Dol'17'
Hare's Ears – Salz'12
... cropped
A Heath – Ork'13
Hellebore
– Slo'13 ...
... Helleborus niger ...
And again later ...
... also cropped
Narrow-leaved Helleborine – Pyr'11
Again – Iseo'19
White Helleborine ...
... cropped– Slo'14
False Helleborine
Veratrum album
– Ktz'13
Again – Slo'14
Again – Dol'15
Again – Dol'15
It's on the right!
On the left is
Yellow Gentian!
Foreground Gentian
(grey-green), Mid
False White Helleborine
(green) – VdU'17
False Helleborine – HS'18
Hogweed – Dol'16 ...
... Heraclium spondylium
 
Isopyrum thalictroides – Salz'12
... again ...
... and cropped
 
Rue-leaved Isopyrum – Oss'11
St Bernard Lily
– Pyr'11 ...
... and closer-up
Again – Dor'14
Again – Pro'17
Again – CdE'17 ...
... and cropped
Again – Van'18 ...
... and again
Again – Aos'19
May Lily
– Salz'12 ...
... Maianthemum
bifolium, Cropped
Again – Ktz'13
Again – BOb'16 ...
... again ...
... and cropped
Again – Dol'17 ...
... and cropped
Again – HS'18, cropped
Lily-of-the-Valley
– Slo'14 ...
Again – Van'18 ...
... and cropped
 
Unbranched Lovage ...
... Cropped – Dol'10
Again – Aos'19
 
Great Masterwort
Astrantia major – BOb'10
Again – Slo'14
... cropped
Again – BOb'16
Southern Masterwort – Salz'12
... Peucedanum venetum
cropped
Masterwort
Peucedanum ostruthium
– BOb'16 ...
... cropped ...
... and leaves
Meadowsweet – Dol'16 ...
... Filipendula ulmaria
leaves ...
... again ...
... and cropped
Again – Iseo'19 ...
... and cropped
Silvery Milfoil
Achillea clavennae
– Dol'17' ...
... and cropped ...
... again ...
... and its leaves
Alpine Milk-Vetch
– Slo'14
... Astragalus alpinus ...
... cropped
Southern Milk-Vetch – Tux'16 ...
... Astragalus australis ...
... and cropped
Shrubby Milkwort
Polygala chamaebuxus
– St'07
but see also under Pink!!
... cropped
Shrubby Milkwort
Polygala chamaebuxus
– Dol'09
Again – Slo'13 ...
... and cropped
Again – Ktz'13 ...
... and cropped
Again – Eng'14
Again – Sr'15
Field Mouse-ear
Cerastium ...
... Cropped – Dol'10
Again – Dol'19 ...
... and its leaves
Again – Aos'19 ...
... and cropped
 
Julian Mouse-Ear
– Tux'16 ...
... Cerastium julicum
 
Narrow-leaved Mouse-Ear
Cerastium lineare
– HS'17
... again ...
... and cropped
Again – VdU'17 ...
Alpine Mouse-Ear
Cerastium alpinum
– Zrm'17' ...
... and closer-up
Broad-Leavened Mouse-Ear – Van'18
... Cerastium latifolium
Poet's Narcissus
– Auv'14 ...
... Narcissus poeticus
And again.
And again ...
... – HA'14
Narcissus triandrus
– Picos'13
... cropped ...
... in situ
   
Grass of Parnassus
Parnassia palustris ...
... Cropped – Dol'10
   
Alpine Pasque Flower
Pulsatilla alpina
Species also on the yellow page
– Pyr'11
... cropped ...
White and Yellow Pasque
Flowers together
– Dol'09
Again – Salz'12 ...
... Again ...
... and cropped
Again – Zill'14 ...
... and its leaf
Again – Sänt'14
Again – Zill'18
Pulsatilla alpina ss. apiifolia
– Dol'16
...
... yellow, cropped ...
... and located
Again – HS'18 ...
... and cropped
Again – Dol'19 ...
... and cropped
White Pasque Flower
Pulsatilla alba – Dol'09 ...
... starting in the company
of Alpine Snowbells ...
... and moving in ...
... much closer
And again – Pyr'13
White Pasque Flower
– Picos'13 ...
... Pulsatilla alba ...
... cropped
Again – Zill'14 ...
And again ...
... and cropped
And again – HA'14
Again – VdU'17
Spring Pasque Flower
Pulsatilla vernalis – Dol'09
Again – Pyr'11
Again – Zill'14
Again
Again ...
... cropped
Again? – Zrm'17
distinctly pink! ...
... and cropped
Again – Dol'19 ...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
 
Pennycress sp.
– Picos'13 ...
... Thlaspi sp.
Small-flowered Pennycress
Thlaspi brachypetalum
– Auv'14
 
Pleurospermum sp.
– OT'15 ...
... again
Paris Quadrifolia
– Slo'14 ...
... closer up
Again – OT'15
Again – Dol'15
...
... again ...
... and cropped
Again – Dol'16
Again – BOb'16 ...
... and cropped
Again – HS'18 ...
Spiked Rampion
See also the purple form
– Sänt'14
Phyteuma spicatum
Again
Again
Again
Again, cropped
And again, cropped
Again – OT'15
Again – HS'18
Ramsons – Tarn'11
Allium ursinum
also buckrams, wild garlic, broad-leaved garlic, wood garlic, bear leek or bear's garlic
Again – Sänt'14
And again
And in quantity
Ranuncula keupferi
– Dol'09
Ranuncula amplexicaulis
– Oss'11
White Rock-Cress
– Dol'09 ...
White Rock-Cress
– Pyr'11 ...
... Arabis ciliata – Dol'12
Tall Rockcress
Cardaminopsis arenosa
– Slo'13
Again
– Auv'14
Again – Slo'14
Again
– Dol'15 ...
... again ...
... and cropped ...
... and its leaves
?Compact Rock-Cress
Arabis vochinensis
– Slo'13 ...
... and cropped
'Balkan' Rock-Cress
– Slo'13 ...
... Arabis scopoliana ...
... Again,
with Spring Gentians ...
... and cropped
And again
– Slo'13 ...
... and again,
with Gentians
Alpine Rock-Cress
– Ktz'13 ...
... Arabis alpina,
and cropped
And again
Again – Sänt'14
... and cropped
Again ...
... and its leaves
Arabis nova
(no common name?)
– Pyr'16
Northern Androsace
Rock Jasmine – Dol'10
Again – OT'15 ...
... and cropped
Ciliate Rock Jasmine
– Pyr'11 ...
... Androsace chamaejasme ...
... and again
Again – Pyr'16
Again – BOb'16 ...
... again ...
... and cropped ...
... and leaves
Again – BOb'16 ...
... and cropped ...
... again, cropped
Blunt-leaved Rock Jasmine
Androsace obtusifolia ...
... Cropped – BOb'10
Again – Sänt'14
And again
Pyrenean Rock Jasmine
Androsace pyrenaica– Oss'16
Androsace Sp. – CdE'17 ...
... again ...
... again ...
... and again
A Rock Jasmine
Androsace carnea
ssp. Brigantiaca – VdU'17 ...
... and its leaves
White Rock Rose
– Pyr'13 ...
... Cropped
Helianthemum apenninum
Again – Dor'14
Mountain Rose
Rosa montana ...
... Cropped – BOb'10
Meadow Rue – Slo'12
... cropped
Again – Hs'18 ...
... and cropped
Narrow-leaved Sandwort
Arenaria/Moehringia bavarica– Slo'15 ...
... small plant,
grass-like leaves
Again – Slo'16 ...
Creeping Sandwort
– Van'18 ...
... Moehringia ciliata
cropped
Again
– Aos'19
A Sandwort
Arenaria Sp.– CdE'17 ...
... again ...
... and cropped
Another Sandwort,
maybe – Dol'17
 
Hairy Saxifrage
– Picos'08
And again
– Picos'08
 
Saxifrage sp.
Unidentified
– St'07
Saxifraga caesia
– St'07 ...
... cropped,
with Erinus alpinus
Saxifraga caesia
– Picos'08 ...
... cropped
Blue Saxifrage
Saxifraga caesia ...
... cropped
– Picos'13 ...
... and its leaves
Again – Tux'16 ...
... whole plant ...
... another ...
... its leaves
Again – Dol'17'
Again – Dol'17'
but leaves not encrusted!
Again – Dol'17' ...
... and again ...
... and again,
with S. tenella ...
... and cropped
Rough Saxifrage
Saxifraga aspera – Dol'10
And again – Oss'16
... and cropped
Again? – CdE'17 ...
... again ...
... and cropped
Again – Dol'17 ...
White Musky Saxifrage
Saxifraga exarata ...
... flower and leaves– AM'16
Again – BOb'16
 
Probable
Scree Saxifrage ...
... Saxifraga
androsacea ...
... Cropped – Dol'10
 
A White Saxifrage – Salz'12
... cropped
Water Saxifrage ...
... cropped – Oss'11
Round-Leaved Saxifrage
– Salz'12
... cropped ...
... and again
And again – Oss'16
Pyrenaen Saxifrage,
at distance ...
... closer ...
... Saxifrage longifolia ...
... the base ...
 
... and the head
Again – Pyr'16 ...
... and cropped
 
Saxifrage geranioides
and S. cuneifolia...
... Cropped – Pyr'11
Wood Saxifrage
Sax. umbrosa
– Pyr'11
Again – Ork'13
Saxifraga cuneifolia ...
... cropped
And closer
And again – Pyr'11
Saxifraga hirsuta
– Picos'13 ...
... Kidney Saxifrage
cropped ...
... and cropped again
Meadow Saxifrage
Saxifraga granulata
– Picos'13
... cropped
Again ...
... and the foliage
And in the same place ...
... and cropped
And again – Auv'14
Again – Sänt'14 ...
... and cropped
Again – Pyr'16
Starry Saxifrage
– Zill'14
... Saxifrage stellaria ...
... cropped ...
... and its leaves
Again – Tux'16 ...
... flowers ...
... leaves
Again – BOb'16 ...
... and cropped
Saxifrage paniculata
(variously alpine, encrusted, lifelong, lime-
encrusted, livelong, White Mountain, silver)
... and cropped – Dol'10
Again – Pyr'16 ...
... and again ...
... and cropped
Again – CdE'17
Again – Van'18 ...
... and its leaves
Squarrose-leaved
Saxifrage POSSIBLY

S. diapensioides
– HS'17
Silver Saxifrage or ...
... Thick-Leaved S.
Saxifraga callosa
– Pro'17 ...
... and its leaves
... again ...
... and one more time now
Again – CdE'17 ...
... again ...
... and leaves
Again – Dol'17'
with clear red spots ...
... its leaves ...
... and again
– Dol'17' ...
... and cropped ...
... and its leaves
Yellowish-leaved Saxifrage
– Dol'17 ...
... Saxifraga tenella ...
... also Awl-lvd Saxifrage,
with red Glacier Crowfoot
Unknown Saxifrage
– Picos'13 ...
... cropped
Saxifrage leaves
– Oss'13
caesia? exarata?
A Saxifrage Sp. – Dol'17
A Saxifrage Sp. – Aos'19
... and cropped
Rock Sea-Spurrey – Cw'18 ...
... Spergularia Rupicola,
Cropped
Cut-leaved Self-Heal
Prunella laciniata
– Zrm'17' ...
... and cropped
Rock Snapdragon – Pyr'13
Dark-Stemmed Sneezewort
– BOb'16 ...
... Achilla atrata ...
... and leaves
Alpine Sneezewort
– Zill'18
Alpine Snowbell
But usually Mauve
Soldanella alpina – Dol'09
Least Snowbell – Dol'16 ...
... Soldenella minima ...
... and cropped
(King) Solomon's Seal,
Scented
...
... Polygonatum odoratum
– Slo'14
Again – Iseo'19 ...
... and cropped ...
... and again
Star of Bethlehem
Ornithogalum umbellatum
– HA'14
Again – VdU'17
... and cropped
Greater Stitchwort
Stellaria holostea
aka Chickweed
– Auv'14
Again – Cw'15
Bog Stitchwort
Stellaria uliginosa
– Eng'14
Wood Stitchwort
Stellaria nemorum ...
... Cropped – OT'15
Annual Stonecrop,
Possibly ...
... Sedum annuum,
Cropped – Dol'10
Again, possibly
– Oss'13
White Stonecrop
Sedum album – Dor'14 ...
... and cropped
?Stonecrop sp.
– Cw'15 ...
... and cropped
Again – Slo'16 ...
... and again ...
... cropped ...
... and its leaves
A Stonecrop Sp. – Zrm'17'
Wild Strawberry
– Oss'13
White Swallow-Wort
Vincetoxicum hirundinaria
– Slo'14
Again – Sänt'14
Again – Zrm'17...
... and again
Again – Iseo'19
   
Sweet – Salz'12
... Kernera saxatilis,
Cropped
   
Thistle sp. – CdE'17 ...
... with white flower
Showy Toothwort
Cardamine pentaphyllos
– Auv'14
And again
(often purple, pink)
Tozzia alpina – OT'15
... again ...
... again ...
... and cropped
Tunic Flower – Zill'18
... cropped
Petrorhagia saxifraga ...
... cropped again
Three-Leaved Valerian
– Dol'09
Three-Leaved Valerian
– Slo'12
... Cropped
Valerian ?montana
– Ktz'13 ...
... Mountain Valerian
and cropped
Alpine Dame's Violet
Hesperis inodoroa
– Pyr'11
Dame's Violet – Tux'16
See also the Mauve page ...
... Hesperis matronalis
ssp candida
Hemlock Water Dropwort
– Cw'18 ...
... Oenanthe crocata
...
... Leaf ...
... Leaf Cropped
   
Austrian
Whitlow-Grass

– Dol'15 ...
... Draba dubia
showing leaves
   
Again – Van'18 ...
... cropped ...
... again ...
... and its leaves
Again – Dol'19 ...
... again ...
... again ...
... and cropped
Bog Whortleberry – Pyr'11
... Cropped
Bog Whortleberry – Salz'12
... Vaccinium uliginosum
Again – Zill'14 ...
... closer ...
... and cropped
Again – Sr'15 ...
Again – Dol'19 ...
... cream, constricted
Snowdrop Windflower – Slo'12 ...
... Anenome sylvestris, cropped
Round-leaved Wintergreen
Pyrola rotundifolia ...
... Cropped – BOb'10
One-flowered
Wintergreen

– Zill'14
... Moneses uniflora,
Cropped
Chickweed Wintergreen
Trientalis europaea– Scot'14
Intermediate Wintergreen
Pyrola media
– Zrm'17'
... and cropped
Common Wood Sorrel
Oxalis acetosella
– Pyr'13
Again – Auv'14
And again
Again – Cw'15
And again – Oss'16
And cropped
Again – Dol'19 ...
... again ...
... cropped
... and its leaves
Southern Woodruff – Slo'14
Also in Yellow ...
... Asperula taurina, cropped
Woodruff – OT'15
Galium odoratum
Snow-White Woodrush – Zrm'17 ...
... Luzula nivea ...
... and its leaves
Again – Aos'19 ...
... and stalk ...
... and flower
White Yarrow
– Salz'12
Unknown – Dol'10
Unknown – Dol'10
Unknown, Erica-like – Salz'12
... cropped
Unknown ... – Pyr'13
... again ...
... and its leaves
Unknown – Picos'13
daisylike procumbent ...
... cropped
Uncertain
– Picos'13 ...
... ?Sesamoides clussi ...
... ??Reseda glauca
Unknown dark centre
– Scot'14
Again ...
... and cropped
Unknown wild onions
– Cw'15
Unknown sp. – OT'15 ...
... composite
flowerheads ...
... and its leaf
Unknown sp. – CdE'17 ...
... and its leaves
Unknown sp. – Cw'18
white, composite flowerheads
... and cropped
Unknown sp. – Aos'19
Labiate, cream flower ...
... and again

This is a page within the Clarke-Spinaze Alpine Flower Photo Gallery. The site home-page is here
Contact: Linda or Roger
Created: 9 Aug 2010; Last Amended: 25 May 2020