Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


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  Enemion biternatum Raf. image
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Robert W. Freckmann
Family Ranunculaceae
Enemion biternatum Raf.
false rue anemone
Enemion: given by Dioscoride as another name for Anemone
biternatum: Latin for "twice in sets of three"
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Status: Native
Plant: erect, perennial, 4"-16" tall forb with slender stems; roots many small tuber-like masses
Flower: white, 5-parted, 1/2" wide, petal-like sepals; 1 to a few stalks of a solitary flower; blooms April-May
Leaf:basal leaves long-stalked, 2-3 times 3-parted; stem leaves alternate, smaller, with shorter stalks, and less divided; leaflets rounded and 3-lobedleaf drawing
Habitat: moderate moisture; woods, forests
Notes: also see Anemone quinquefolia

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