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rosy balsamroot
Balsamorhiza rosea
rosy balsamroot Aster Family
Balsamorhiza rosea Asteraceae
common name
  rosy balsamroot
accepted scientific name
  Balsamorhiza rosea A. Nelson & J.F. Macbr.
rules for finding collection records
  Balsamorhiza rosea (51)
family name
Image Author: ©2006 Paul Slichter
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 1.0 to 2.5 inches
Number of ray petals: 10 to 16
Leaf: Basal
Plant Observed beginning of April thru end of June

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
Links to Plant Photos
Paul Slichter (18)
R.L.Carr (13)
G.D.Carr (10)
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