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Adenocaulon bicolor Hook.
American trailplant, Pathfinder
USDA Symbol: ADBI
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
A low woodland plant with delicate stalks of flowers rising above an array of large spade-shaped leaves.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Flower:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct
CA , ID , MI , MN , MT , ND , OR , SD , WA , WY Canada: AB
, ON Native Distribution:
British Columbia and Alberta south through Cascades, Coast Ranges and Sierra Nevada to San Luis Obispo County, California; across northern United States to Minnesota and Michigan. Native Habitat:
Moist, shaded, lowland to mid-elevation forests, below 6,500 (1,980 m). USDA Native Status: L48(N), CAN(N)
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Native Seed Network
- Corvallis, OR
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff