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Geum aleppicum Jacq.
Habit: Plant tufted, drying black-green. Stem: 30--120 cm. Leaf: 10--40 cm; main leaflets 1--4 per side, largest nearly = lobes of terminal; terminal leaflet 5--10 cm, generally 3-lobed nearly to base, sharp-toothed. Inflorescence: 3--7(10)-flowered; pedicels hairy, nonglandular. Flower: rotate, generally erect; hypanthium bractlets 2--4 mm, lance-linear; sepals reflexed, 4--8 mm; petals 4--9 mm, ovate-round, yellow, deciduous. Fruit: body 4--5 mm; style 3--6 mm, hooked below deciduous tip, with few bristles at base, nonglandular. Chromosomes: 2n=42.
Ecology: Meadows; Elevation: 1000--1600 m. Bioregional Distribution: n CaRH (Mount Shasta), MP; Distribution Outside California: to northern and eastern North America, Mexico, Eurasia. Flowering Time: Jun--Aug
Synonyms: Geum strictum Aiton
eFlora Treatment Author: Joseph R. Rohrer
Jepson Online Interchange
Listed on CNPS Rare Plant Inventory
Previous taxon: Geum
Next taxon: Geum macrophyllum
Citation for this treatment: Joseph R. Rohrer 2017. Geum aleppicum, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=26825, accessed on February 19, 2017.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2017. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on February 19, 2017.