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    • Sanicula crassicaulis
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    • snakeroot
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What

Pacific Sanicle (Sanicula crassicaulis) Sanicula crassicaulis

Observer

arnel

Date

April 20, 2014

Place

Tilden Nature Area - EEC/Little Farm - Laurel Creek Canyon - Pine Tree Trail - Loop Road - Jewel Lake (Google, OSM) (Google, OSM)

Description

Seen in shady areas throughout the park.

Photos / Sounds

What

snakeroot Sanicula crassicaulis

Observer

kueda

Date

April 20, 2014 06:12 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

snakeroot Sanicula crassicaulis

Observer

linghe

Date

April 20, 2014 11:45 AM PDT

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Square

What

snakeroot Sanicula crassicaulis

Observer

mmjensen

Date

April 18, 2014 01:22 PM PDT

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Observer

wildmarin

Date

April 16, 2014 07:57 PM PDT

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Observer

wildmarin

Date

April 16, 2014 06:41 PM PDT

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Square

What

snakeroot Sanicula crassicaulis

Observer

wendy5

Date

April 14, 2014

Description

This is not the prettiest wildflower. And I'm surprised to find it called Snakeroot on this site. My Pojar field guide calls it Pacific Sanicle, a very odd name for a flower.

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What

snakeroot Sanicula crassicaulis

Observer

leslie_flint

Date

April 10, 2014 11:20 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

snakeroot Sanicula crassicaulis

Observer

paloma

Date

April 9, 2014 02:56 PM PDT

Description

aka Pacific Sanicle

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

snakeroot Sanicula crassicaulis

Observer

kueda

Date

April 6, 2014 01:08 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

c_michael_hogan

Date

April 5, 2014

Description

Seen growing somewhat south of Chiles Creek.

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What

snakeroot Sanicula crassicaulis

Date

April 2, 2014 02:50 PM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Sanicula crassicaulis is a species of flowering plant in the parsley family known by the common names Pacific sanicle and Pacific blacksnakeroot. It is native to the west coast of North America from British Columbia to Baja California, where it can be found in many types of habitat, including mountain slopes, grassland, and woodlands. It is a perennial herb producing a thick stem up to 1.2 meters tall from a taproot. The leaves have blades up...

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