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Osmorhiza longistylisOsmorhiza longistylis

sweet cicely, anise root

Photograph(s) by*: RHW

Characteristics

Height: 1.5-4'
Flowers: May-Jun.; white to green

Conditions *

Light: Partial shade Shade
Moisture: Moist
Soil pH:
Soil type: Clay Loamy Sandy Organic

Habitat

rich moist woods & wooded slopes, thickets

Native to

Region: Coastal Piedmont Mountain *
States:

Wildlife

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Notes

all plant parts have anise scent



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/2008.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004