As you climb the ~1000 ft slope of Sevenmile hill the wildflowers change. Here, at the base, is a lot of desert parsley, popcorn flower, and filaree.
After gaining a couple hundred feet I find balsamroot and lupine.
Lupine and balsamroot
Coastal Manroot (lupine in background)
Balsamroot and woodland star
Balsamroot - and Mt hood in the distance
Lupine and Mt Hood
As I climbed higher the balsamroot and lupine just got thicker.
Sevenmile Hill Balsamroot
Slope of sevenmile hill and Mt Hood
Hood River Milkvetch
The rather bland summit of Sevenmile Hill
Giant Head Clover
Blue Eyed Mary
I descended this little stream and found even more flowers.
Giant Head Clovers
Shows the variety of flowers in one small stretch!