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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Wet
Wet Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Plant Height: 0.5 - 2.0 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Other: Flattened, dry achenes, green with purple markings.
Fruiting Time: Fall
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Other: Greenish-white
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Groundcover
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Pollinators: Wind
Miscellaneous: Monoecious

Common names
  • Clearweed
  • Canadian Clearweed

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Location: Lucketts, Loudoun County, Virginia
Date: 2015-07-26
Uploaded by frankrichards16
Uploaded by frankrichards16
Uploaded by frankrichards16
Location: Rosemont, Ontario
Date: August
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