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sanicle

(săn′ĭ-kəl)
n.
Any of various plants of the genus Sanicula of the parsley family, having compound umbels of small yellow, purple, or greenish flowers and fruit with hooked bristles, formerly used as an astringent.
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canadensis; Canada sanicle, Canada black-snakeroot; Flagpole oldfield; Infrequent; C = 2; BSUH 17975.
In late March, you'll see goldfields, mule ears, checker-bloom, sanicle, violets, and Douglas iris, among other species, followed through April and into early May by lupines, angelica, poppies, baby blue-eyes, owl's clover, rockcress, sun cups, tidy tips, and seathrift.
Cluster Sanicle, Clustered Black Snakeroot; Floodplain woods; Abundant; C = 2; BSUH 17695.