Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


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  Agrimonia striata Michx. image
Photographer: Emmet J. Judziewicz           

Caroline A. Creevey
Family Rosaceae
Agrimonia striata Michx.
grooved agrimony, roadside agrimony
Agrimonia: possibly from Greek argema, an eye-disease, because of supposed medicinal value
striata: striped
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Status: Native
Plant: erect, perennial, up to 40"+ tall forb; stems stout, hairy
Flower: yellow, 5-parted, short-stalked, densely crowded; inflorescence a spike-like, interrupted cluster (raceme) on a stalk with dense hairs; blooms July-Aug.
Fruit:dry seed with hooked prickles in a rounded cluster fruit drawing
Leaf:once pinnately-divided into 7-11 large leaflets with smaller leaflet in-between, the upper 5 large leaflets usually pointing forward, toothed, smooth above, glandular below
Habitat: dry to moist; woods

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