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Geum aleppicum Jacq.

8 photos.
A species known as the "yellow avens".    A synonym for the species is Geum ranunculoides.
 The species is sometimes misidentified as a buttercup.  4 photos now identified as
G. macrophyllum have been removed and the remaining photos have been renumbered

ITIS Taxonomic Serial No. 24647









1.  Late June.  Buds at varying stages and
recently opened blossom.

2. Late June.  Entire Plant.  Note the variation
of the stem leaves from top to bottom.

3.  Upper section of the plant in
photo 2.

4.   Blossom, buds and stem leaves of the plant
in photo 2.  The flower sepals are reflexed

5.  Stem leaves on the mid-section of
the plant in photo 2.

6.  Lower stem leaves, basal leaves and
roots of the plant in photo 2.

7. Close-up of the root area.

8.  June 13, 2009.  A sprouting plant.

All photos taken along Upper Bottom
Dollar Road.
65°  25.2' N,   144°  48.5' W
Elev. 1900 ft.