[The Rose Family West of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Avens West of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington

The Genus Geum

 

 


Large-leaf Avens, Large-leaved Avens, Bigleaf Avens: Geum macrophyllum var. macrophyllum - Yellow flowers (the yellow is duller than the shiny yellow of buttercups) with 5 petals. Palmate, simple leaves are deeply parted into 3 lobes. Plant to 2 feet tall.

Large-leaf Avens, Large-leaved Avens, Bigleaf Avens: Geum macrophyllum var. perincisum -

Western Red Avens: Geum triflorum var. campanulatum (Now lumped with the next variety.)

Western Red Avens, Old Man's Whiskers, Prairie Smoke Avens: Geum trifolium var. ciliatum (Synonyms: Geum campanulatum, Geum canescens, Geum ciliatum, Geum trifolium var. campanulatum, Geum triflorum var. canescens, Sieversia campanulata, Sieversia canescens) -

Herb Bennet, Herb-bennet: Geum urbanum -


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