Botanical Name: Geum triflorum
Height: Aout 15 cm
Season of bloom: Early spring bloom but the ripening seed which follows steals the show.
Growing Conditions: Sun. Well-drained soil
Wildlife benefits: Early pollinators.
From Ottawa Valley or eastern Ontario sources: No. Original seed from Central Ontario sources
Remarks: Almost evergreen leaves make this a good front-of-the-border species.
Similar species: Water Avens
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