Sanicula canadensis L. - Black Snakeroot
Family - Apiaceae
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Flowering - May - July.
Habitat - Rich woods, open rocky woods, thickets.
Origin - Native to U.S.
Other info. - This species can be found throughout Missouri. It can be identified by its minute styles and its fruits, which have bristles in distinct vertical rows.
Photographs taken in Brown Summit, NC., 6-9-02.