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Chrysosplenium americanum

Chrysosplenium americanum Schwein. ex Hook.

American Golden Saxifrage

Saxifragaceae (Saxifrage Family)

USDA Symbol: CHAM2

Chrysosplenium americanum (American golden saxifrage) #41869

Image Information

Photographer: Cressler, Alan
County: Murray
State: GA
Location Notes: Cohutta Mountains.
Accession date: 2014-09-10
Filename: A_C_IMG1118.JPG
Slide Index: 7998458407_dc6995009e_o.jpg
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Portrait
Shot: A large, spreading plant or group of plants. Photographer's note: "American golden saxifrage is one of the rarest plants in Georgia. There are only two very small populations known and they are about 50 feet apart. Steve Bowling found this site many years ago. Not sure if it ever blooms because of being in dense shade."
Date Taken: 2012-09-16
NPIN Image Id: 41869

Image Verification

This image has been verified.
By: Joseph A. Marcus
Date: 2014-09-09

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