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Thalictrum fendleri (Fendler's meadow-rue)
Smith, R.W.

Thalictrum fendleri

Thalictrum fendleri Engelm. ex A. Gray

Fendler's Meadow-rue

Ranunculaceae (Buttercup Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

Thalictrum fendleri has laterally flattened fruit and occurs from Oregon and Wyoming south to California, Texas, and northern Mexico.


From the Image Gallery

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug


USA: AZ , CA , CO , ID , NM , NV , OR , TX , UT , WY

Find Seed or Plants

Find seed sources for this species at the Native Seed Network.

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.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2015-05-15
Research By: TWC Staff

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