Sanguisorba canadensis


Common Names: Canadian burnet
Category: Plants
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.

Primary Flower Color: White
Secondary Flower Color: White
 
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.
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