Sanicula arctopoides Hook. & Arn.
Footsteps Of Spring, Bear's Foot Sanicle
Apiaceae (Carrot Family)
Synonym(s): Sanicula crassicaulis var. howellii, Sanicula ×howellii
USDA Symbol: SAAR9
Limited to westernmost North America, where it ranges in coastal counties from central California north to the south coast of Vancouver Island in Canada. Because of its limited distribution in Canada, the country lists it as an endangered species. It is also classified as a Sensitive species by the state of Washington in the US. The main threat in Washington and British Columbia is loss of habitat.
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Sanicula arctopoides in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Sanicula arctopoides in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Sanicula arctopoides
MetadataRecord Modified: 2012-08-19
Research By: TWC Staff