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Chamerion angustifolium

fireweed (Chamerion angustifolium)

Chamerion angustifolium
Common Names fireweed
Family Evening Primrose
Flower Color Purple
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No

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Fireweed (Chamerion angustifolium) is a native wildflower of the forested zone. The seeds of fireweed can lie dormant in forest liter for many years and spring to life after a forest fire. The seeds are dispersed by wind.


For additional information please send an e-mail request to:
Dr. Clinton C. Shock
Clinton.Shock@oregonstate.edu

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