|Coast penstemon, Penstemon serrulatus. In the background, Oregon grape leaves, another shade lover.|
Out in the open, where the sun shines, the Nootka rose takes over.
|Rosa nutkana. Named for Nootka Sound, on the west coast of the island, where it was first described.|
A pale yellow crab spider lies in wait between two pink petals, only visible because she's stepped out of the centre of the flower.