Sanguisorba stipulata Raf.
FamilyRosaceae — APG family: Rosaceae
SynonymsSanguisorba latifolia (Hook.) Cov., Sanguisorba canadensis var. latifolia Hook., Sanguisorba sitchensis C. A. Mey., Sanguisorba canadensis subsp. latifolia (Hook.) Calder & Taylor., Sanguisorba canadensis var. sitchensis (C. A. Mey.) Koidz.
DescriptionGlabrous; stems from stout caudex; basal leaves pinnate, with 9-15 ovate to ovate-oblong, cordate, coarsely serrated, stipitate leaflets; stem leaves 1-3, reduced; spikes 3-8 cm long, greenish-white, sometimes purplish-tinged; filaments flattened, clavate, much longer than sepals.
EcologyBogs, swamps, snow beds, meadows. Described from Oregon.
Hultén's Flora About

This is a digital representation of Eric Hultén’s ‘Flora of Alaska and Neighboring Territories: A Manual of the Vascular Plants’, which was published by Stanford University Press in 1968. The book was digitized by C. Webb (at UAMN) as part of the Flora of Alaska project, with funding by the US NSF (Grant 1759964 to Ickert-Bond & Webb), and with permission of Stanford University Press. Data and images © 1968 Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. Univ. Usage licence: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0. NB: You may find OCR errors; please refer to the hard-copy if in doubt.