Sanicula odorata


Common Names: Clustered blacksnakeroot, fragrant snakeroot, yellow-flower sanicle
Category: Plants
Sub-category: Carrot family

Leaves are divided into 5 (usually) to 7 (occasionally) leaflets; flowers and anthers are greenish-white, with petals much longer than sepals. Anthers are bright yellow. Fruits are almost globe-shaped, about 2 to 3.5 mm by 3 to 6 mm, on pedicels 0.5 to 1 mm long. Found in deciduous woodlands, areas along woodland paths, thickets, shaded seeps, and fence rows.

Primary Flower Color: Green
Secondary Flower Color: Yellow
 
Edible Notes: No available information on edibility.
Warnings: Not known to be dangerous.
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