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Salix herbacea
english : herbaceous willow
french : saule herbacée

This little willow, which is often found in the Alps at high elevations, is a few centimeters high. One tree like this one can be several hundreds of years old. No wonder it needs to be protected.

Salix herbacea

Salix herbacea

Over the years, the branches of this willow have accumulated particles of sand, making a little bump, on which moss is growing.

Lichen

Gentiana tenella
english : delicate gentian
french : gentiane fragile

Epilobium alpinum
english : alpin epilobe
french : épilobe des Alpes

Saxifraga androsacea

Pedicularis Oedori

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