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Veratrum viride

Green false Hellebore (Veratrum viride)
Veratrum viride
Common Names green false hellebore
Family Lily
Flower Color Green, mixed
Plant Type Forb
Short Description False hellebore is a common plant of mid and high elevation marshes, growing exclusively on soils that have a continual source of free water.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No

Green false Hellebore (Veratrum viride)
Yellow false hellebore (Veratrum viride)

The drooping green flowers of green false hellebore (Veratrum viride) provide an unusual spectacle.

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Dr. Clinton C. Shock

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Ontario, OR 97914
(541) 889-2174
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