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Gumweed

Grindelia squarrosa

Description:

Alternate leaves, oblong to lance-shaped, surface dotted with small glands. Flowers yellow flat topped cluster sometimes with sticky, white sap.

Habitat:

Saline flats & grassland

Notes:

Plains tribes used sticky substance to cuts and wounds.

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Tania2
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Tania2

Kimberley, British Columbia, Canada

Spotted on Aug 14, 2013
Submitted on Aug 14, 2013

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