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Plant Details

Panax trifolius

Dwarf Ginseng

Scientific Name:

Panax trifolius

Common Name:

Dwarf Ginseng

Plant Family

Araliaceae (Ginseng Family)

Native/Alien:

Native

Type:

Perennial

Bloom Color(s):

white

Size in Feet:

.25 - .7

Bloom Time:

April - May - June

Bloom Area:

Piedmont, Mountains

Patch of Dwarf Ginseng

Dwarf Ginseng is a northern species found on rich soils in scattered locations. It is uncommon in the NC mountains and rare in the Piedmont.

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Paynter, 2011

Flower

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Leaves

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Fading flower

Flowers turn pink as they age.

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Links:

USDA PLANTS Database Record


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