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1875. Excerpt: ... Clematis viorna, L. (Leather Flower.) May,
August. Grows in abundance along the edge of the cliffs. Clematis
virginiana, L. (Common Virgin's Bower.) July, August. Common along
water courses and ascending the ravines, climbing over shrubs, and
producing great abundance of white flowers. "In autumn the fertile
flowers are succeeded by the conspicuous feathery-tails of the
fruit." Amenone virginiana, L. (Wind-Flower.) June, August. Rocky
ledges. Hepatica triloba, Chaix. (Liver Leaf.) March. Good
specimens of H. acutiloba, D. C, were found; but as in this
locality H. acutiloba, D.C., undoubtedly runs into H. triloba,
Chaix, all the specimens have been included in the latter species.
Thalictrum anemonoides, Michx. (Rue-Anemone.) March, May. Common in
open woods. Thalictrum dioicum, L. (Early Meadow Rue.) March, May.
Common in rocky woods. Thalictrwm purpurascens, L. (Purple
Meadow-Rue, ) April, June. Thalictrum cornuti, L. (Fall
Meadow-Rue.) June, September. "Wet meadows and along riviets."
Ranunculus alismcefolius, Geyer. (Water Plantain, Spearwort.) June,
August. Common in marshy places. Ranunculus flammula, L., var.
reptans, Gr. (Creeping Spearwort.) June, September. Ranunculus
abortivus, L. (Small-flowered Buttercup.) March, June. Very
abundant. Ranunculus recurvatus Poir. (Hooked Buttercup.) April,
June. Common. Ranunculus fascicularis, Muhl. (Early Buttercup.)
April, May. Rocky hills. Ranunculus repens, L. (Creeping
Buttercup.) April, August. Extremely variable in size and foliage.
Isopyrum biternatum, Tor. & Gr. (False Rue-Anemone.) March,
June. Very abundant in moist, shady places. This species is very
apt to be mistaken for Thalictrum anemonoides, Mx.; but differs
from it in the fact that it invariably has five sepals; the four
pistils are divaricate i...
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