Agrimonia parviflora Aiton  
Family: Rosaceae
harvest-lice, harvestlice, southern agrimony, swamp agrimony
Agrimonia parviflora image
Dan Tenaglia  
Etymology: Agrimonia: possibly from Greek argema, an eye-disease, because of supposed medicinal value
Plants: erect, perennial, up to 4' tall forb; stems stout, densely hairy
Leaves: once pinnately-divided into 11-23 large leaflets with smaller ones in-between, sharply toothed, glandular below
Flowers: yellow, 5-parted, on short, erect stalk; inflorescence a spike-like, interrupted cluster (raceme) on a finely hairy stalk; blooms July-Aug.
Fruits: dry seed with hooked prickles in a rounded cluster fruit drawing
Habitat: damp; woods
Conservation Status: Special Concern
- principal leaflets (11–) 13–17

- numerous small intermediate leaflets between principal ones

- leaflets narrowly eliptic (narrower than other species in the state)

- axis of inflorescence with glands largely obscured by ± dense short hairs (besides scattered long hairs)

Agrimonia parviflora image
Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Agrimonia parviflora image
Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Agrimonia parviflora image
Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Agrimonia parviflora image
Emmet J. Judziewicz  
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