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Location: Searcy County, Arkansas
Month of Photograph: April and May
Distribution Map: Asarum canadense - Distribution Map Spacer
USDA, NRCS. 2012. The PLANTS Database (, 16 January 2012). National Plant Data Team, Greensboro, NC 27401-4901 USA. Spacer Guests can be assured that there is established evidence that this plant has been found in all of the green filled counties of Arkansas. However, the white filled counties should not be interpreted as counties in which this plant does not grow. They should instead be interpreted as counties which lack officially sanction evidence of the plants presence there.

Family: Aristolochiaceae

Flower, frontal View

Asarum canadense Flower frontal View
Asarum canadense - Stem Stem

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Asarum canadense - Whole Plant Whole Plant
Asarum canadense Leaf  Trichomes Leaf, trichomes (hairlike or bristlelike outgrowths)
Asarum canadense - Flower, frontal view
Asarum canadense - Flower Lateral View Flower, lateral view
Asarum canadense Flower Lateral View Flower, lateral view
Asarum canadense - Leaf Leaf
Asarum canadense - Fruit Flower, lateral view Zoom Button
In this image it almost appears that there is something feeding upon the seeds (the amber colored "blobs"). I am afraid that I have no idea what it might be. Perhaps, it belongs there. The last image in this series is a close up of the center of The picture. Take a look. Perhaps, you know. If you have an idea, please drop me an email?
Asarum canadense - Leaf


Fruit, close Asarum canadense - Fruit Close