My Colby-Sawyer Experience

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Kate Callahan, Child Development major

White Baneberry Actaea pachypoda
Buttercup Ranunculaceae family




The leaves are wide-spread, irregularly toothed, egg-shaped leaflets.



White flowers grow in a single, long raceme. Flower petals are less noticable than the numerous, showy stamens.

The fruit is in the form of white berries, with a conspicuous black spot, on thick red stalks.


Form/habitat: White baneberry grows along the road in wooded areas along with blue bead lily, wild lily of the valley, and bunchberry (among others). Plants are 1-3' high.

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