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Adenocaulon bicolor

Adenocaulon bicolor Hook.

American trailplant, Pathfinder

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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USDA Symbol: ADBI

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)

A low woodland plant with delicate stalks of flowers rising above an array of large spade-shaped leaves.

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
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Size Class: 1-3 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct

Distribution

USA: CA , ID , MI , MN , MT , ND , OR , SD , WA , WY
Canada: AB , BC , 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).

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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

Additional resources

USDA: Find Adenocaulon bicolor in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Adenocaulon bicolor in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Adenocaulon bicolor

Metadata

Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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