Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Agrimonia gryposepala Wallr. image
Photographer: Paul Drobot           

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Christopher Noll

Paul Drobot

Paul Drobot

Paul Drobot
Family Rosaceae
Agrimonia gryposepala Wallr.
common agrimony, tall hairy agrimony
Agrimonia: possibly from Greek argema, an eye-disease, because of supposed medicinal value
gryposepala: from Greek grypo, "curved, hooked," and sepala, "sepal"
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Status: Native
Plant: erect, perennial, 1'-5' tall forb; stout stems with long hairs
Flower: yellow, 5-parted, 1/4" wide, stalks hairy; inflorescence a spike-like, interrupted cluster (raceme) on a stalk with long, spreading hairs; blooms July-Sept.
Fruit:dry seed with hooked prickles in a top-shaped cluster fruit drawing
Leaf:once pinnately-divided into 5-9 large leaflets with smaller ones in-between, coarsely toothed, mostly smooth above
Habitat: partial sun; dry to moist; woods, forests
(Glossary)

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