Common Names: Canadian burnet
Sub-category: Rose family
It grows 1.2 to 1.5 m tall, with creamy white flowers that grow in cylindrical spikes.
Commonly found growing in bogs, swamps, and roadsides.
Edible Notes: Reported to be edible. The leaves must be cooked to be eaten, in order to remove the bitterness.
Warnings: Not known to be dangerous.