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Ballhead Waterleaf

Hydrophyllum capitatum var. capitatum

Description:

A short plant maybe 12 in (30.48 cm) tall. The blue flowers grow in a ball shape and were closer to the ground.

Habitat:

Spotted in sagebrush steppe. Wenas Wildlife Area. Above 2000 ft.

Notes:

Native to Western North America from British Columbia to Utah. The Native Americans and settlers cooked the leaves and the roots of plants for greens.

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Brian38
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Brian38

Washington, USA

Lat: 46.93, Long: -120.66

Spotted on May 5, 2019
Submitted on May 9, 2019

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