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Aquilegia Linnaeus. Subfamily: Thalictroideae. Columbine.

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A genus of about 80 species, perennial herbs, of the Northern Hemisphere.

ID notes: When in leaf, somewhat easily mistaken for Thalictrum or Enemion; look for old fruits.

Ref: Munz (1946); Tamura In Kubitzki, Rohwer, & Bittrich (1993); Whittemore (1997c) In Flora of North America Editorial Committee (1997). Show full citations.

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image of plant© Bonnie Semmling, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Bonnie Semmling | Aquilegia vulgaris source | Original Image ⭷
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