Photographer: Derek Anderson
Arnoglossum reniforme (Hook.) H.Rob.
great Indian-plantain, Muhlenberg's cacalia
Arnoglossum: Greek for arnos, "lamb" and glossum for "tongue"
|Status: ||Special Concern|
|Plant: ||erect, perennial, 3'-7' tall forb; grooved stems with 6-8 angles|
|Flower: ||head white to cream, cylindrical; inflorescence a flat-topped umbel; blooms July-Sept.|
|Leaf:||thin, pointed teeth, green on both sides, lower leaves kidney-shaped, upper fan-shaped; veins palmately-arranged on the larger leaves|
|Habitat: ||moderate moisture to wet; woods, clearings|