Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


Because of technology changes and personnel changes at UWSP and the Wisconsin State Herbarium, the database of plant species housed at this site was merged with the database from the OLD WisFlora website to create a new Flora of Wisconsin website at Currently we are encouraging all Wisplant viewers to begin using the Flora of Wisconsin website as soon as possible. Wisplants will remain operational through July 13th. After that date, all traffic to Wisplants will be redirected to the Flora of Wisconsin website.

Please direct any comments to

Thank you.

  Agrimonia parviflora Aiton image
Photographer: Dan Tenaglia           

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Emmet J. Judziewicz
Family Rosaceae
Agrimonia parviflora Aiton
harvest-lice, southern agrimony, swamp agrimony
Agrimonia: possibly from Greek argema, an eye-disease, because of supposed medicinal value
parviflora: Latin for "small flower"
County distribution map- click for detailed distribution maps.
Detailed Distribution:
Town Range Maps
Google Dot Maps
Status: Special Concern
Plant: erect, perennial, up to 4' tall forb; stems stout, densely hairy
Flower: yellow, 5-parted, on short, erect stalk; inflorescence a spike-like, interrupted cluster (raceme) on a finely hairy stalk; blooms July-Aug.
Fruit:dry seed with hooked prickles in a rounded cluster fruit drawing
Leaf:once pinnately-divided into 11-23 large leaflets with smaller ones in-between, sharply toothed, glandular below
Habitat: damp; woods

More Information Natural Communities Herbarium Specimens
All Agrimonia list Ethnobotany Information Google- Images or Text
There are no synonyms for this taxon.

Botany News/Events
Book We Recommend
Historical Botanists
Other Links
Botanical Club of Wisconsin (off site)
UW-Stevens Point Biology Dept.
Plants of Wisconsin
Vascular Plants
Natural Communities
Botany News/Events
Other Links
Lichens (off site)   
Tom Volk's Fungi (off site)
Taxonomy of Vascular Plants
                          Vascular Plants
Browse by Identification Guides
Family Wildflowers
Genus Trees
Common Names Shrubs
Search by Vines
Names Aquatic-Semi aquatic
Specimens Ferns - Fern Allies
Blooming Times Grasses, Sedges, or Rushes
County & Status Other Resources  
Town Range Taxonomy of Vascular Plants
  WI Checklist & CofC Values
Browse by:
Common Name
Search by:
Copyright 2012 Permissions Contact Us Web Map