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    • Caulophyllum thalictroides
  • English
    • Blue Cohosh
  • Unknown
    • blue cohosh
  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • CAUTHA

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Recent observations

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Blue Cohosh Caulophyllum thalictroides

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tchristensen

Date

April 17, 2015

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Blue Cohosh Caulophyllum thalictroides

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sanguinaria33

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April 14, 2015 05:43 PM CDT

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Blue Cohosh Caulophyllum thalictroides

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milopyne

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April 12, 2015 03:12 PM EDT

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Blue Cohosh Caulophyllum thalictroides

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jamountain

Date

April 11, 2015 11:41 AM EDT

Description

Interesting plant that had dark purple (almost gray to black) leaves and stem; flowers just starting to bloom. Researched it and think I found the correct identity. Reports say it will turn green later in the season.

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Blue Cohosh Caulophyllum thalictroides

Date

April 11, 2015

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danspada

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June 14, 2012

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Blue Cohosh Caulophyllum thalictroides

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layla

Date

March 28, 2015

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Blue Cohosh Caulophyllum thalictroides

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reallifeecology

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March 27, 2015 04:57 PM CDT

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Blue Cohosh Caulophyllum thalictroides

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layla

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March 21, 2015

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Blue Cohosh Caulophyllum thalictroides

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erikamitchell

Date

January 10, 2015 10:32 AM EST

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Blue Cohosh Caulophyllum thalictroides

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erikamitchell

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December 15, 2014 03:33 PM EST

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Blue Cohosh Caulophyllum thalictroides

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erikamitchell

Date

December 9, 2014 03:14 PM EST
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Description from Wikipedia

Caulophyllum thalictroides, blue cohosh a species of Caulophyllum (family Berberidaceae), also called squaw root or papoose root, is a flowering plant in the Berberidaceae (barberry) family. It is a medium-tall perennial with blue berry-like fruits and bluish-green foliage.

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Conservation Summary

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