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Agrimonia parviflora (Harvest lice)
Smith, R.W.

Agrimonia parviflora

Agrimonia parviflora Aiton

Harvest Lice, Small-flowered Agrimony, Southern Agrimony, Swamp Agrimony

Rosaceae (Rose Family)


USDA Symbol: AGPA6

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

Agrimonia parviflora has leaves with 11-23 leaflets. It occurs from Ontario east to Massachusetts, south to Florida, west to Texas, and north to South Dakota.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Pinnate
Leaf Shape: Elliptic , Lanceolate , Oblanceolate
Leaf Margin: Dentate
Leaf Base: Cuneate
Inflorescence: Raceme
Fruit Type: Achene
Size Notes: Up to about 6 feet tall, often shorter.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep


USA: AL , AR , CT , DC , DE , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , MI , MO , MS , NC , NE , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , SC , SD , TN , TX , VA , WI , WV
Canada: ON

National Wetland Indicator Status

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2023-01-10
Research By: Joseph A. Marcus

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