This is Sanicula crassicaulis or Pacific Sanicle (on this site it's Snakeroot). It's a tall wildflower, quite sturdy, and today it was covered in small insects.
not pedicel on fruits
On the trail
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...