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False Rue Anemone


Scientific Name     

Isopyrum biternatum (Raf.) T.&G.

Family Name

Ranunculaceae (Buttercup family)

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Characteristics:  

Habitat:  

moist, rich woods, partial-full shade 

Plant Height:  

10-40 cm, erect purplish-red stems from fibrous roots 

Flower Color:  

white

Flower:  

perfect; incomplete; 1-2 cm wide; stamens 10-40; pistils 4-7; sepals white, 5 (sometimes 4); petals absent 

Inflorescence:  

single flower terminating stem 

Fruit:  

follicles with persistent style 

Leaves:  

alternate; deeply divided 3-lobed leaves; basal leaves on long petiole; stipules at base of cauline leaves 

Bloom Time:  

April-May

Origins:  

native

Other:  

compare with Anemonella thalictroides