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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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Bicknell; Clustered black-snakeroot, clustered sanicle; Woodlands; Abundant and widespread; C = 2; BSUH 17794.
As you walk, swinging down rhythmic switchbacks from mountaintop to sea level, you traverse high slopes of juniper and scrub (look for lomatium and sanicle), then pass through several distinct woodland communities.
Phillippe; SYN: Sanicula gregaria Bickn.; Cluster Sanicle, Clustered Black Snakeroot; Slope woods; Abundant; C = 2; BSUH 14916.
Sanicula canadensis L.; Canada Black Snakeroot, Canada Sanicle; Dry woods; Infrequent; C = 2; BSUH 13594, 13698.
Sanicula canadensis L.; Canada Sanicle, Canadian Black Snakeroot; Woods; Frequent; C = 2; BSUH 11881, 11923, 12688.