Podophyllum peltatum L.
Family: Berberidaceae
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[Podophyllum peltatum f. aphyllum L.,  more]
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Robert W. Freckmann  
Etymology: Podophyllum: Greek meaning "foot leaf" most likely originating from an earlier term for "duck-foot leaf" for the resemblance of the leaf to a duck's foot
Plants: erect, perennial, 1'-2' tall forb, often found in large clones
Leaves: stalked, rubbery, deeply lobed
Flowers: white, 6-9-parted, 1"-2 1/2" wide; solitary, stalked, drooping downward from the junction of the 2 opposite leaves, fragrant; blooms May-June
Fruits: yellow, many-seeded berry
Habitat: partial sun; moist; woods
Hazardous: Careful, this plant is hazardous!
Conservation Status: Native
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Robert R. Kowal  
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Robert W. Freckmann  
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Merel R. Black  
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Aaron Carlson  
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Aaron_Carlson  
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Botanical Illustration  
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Aaron_Carlson  
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Derek Anderson  
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Merel R. Black  
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Scott A. Milburn  
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Aaron Carlson  
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Aaron Carlson  
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Aaron_Carlson  
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Arthur Meeks  
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Merel R. Black  
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Christopher Noll  
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
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Aaron Carlson  
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Aaron Carlson  
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Aaron_Carlson  
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Derek Anderson  
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Merel R. Black  
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Christopher Noll  
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Aaron Carlson  
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