Sanicula


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Noun1.Sanicula - chiefly American herbs: sanicleSanicula - chiefly American herbs: sanicle  
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Apiaceae, carrot family, family Apiaceae, family Umbelliferae, Umbelliferae - plants having flowers in umbels: parsley; carrot; anise; caraway; celery; dill
sanicle, snakeroot - a plant of the genus Sanicula having palmately compound leaves and unisexual flowers in panicled umbels followed by bristly fruit; reputed to have healing powers
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30 Ma, for the clade that unites Eryngium + Sanicula + Astrantia and related genera.
Native plant associates include crown brodiaea Brodiaea coronaria, winecup clarkia Clarkia purpurea, sand pygmyweed Crassula erecta, bluedicks Dichelostemma capitatum, sanicle Sanicula spp.
41 27 * -- -- Parthenocissus quinquefolia 20 21 32 47 ** Prunus serotina 21 23 -- -- Rosa multiflora -- -- 12 31 ** Sanicula gregaria -- -- 14 52 ** Solidago sp.
It has been suggested by earlier researchers that many rare species are found in the riparian habitats in Tennessee; in the present investigation only one rare species, Sanicula canadens, was found.
Multiple dispersals are evident in yet other genera, such as Sanicula (Vargas et al.
Species common in the understory included Parthenocissus quinquefolia, Stellaria media, Sanicula canadense, Pilea pumila, Hackelia virginiana, Polygonum cespitosum, Impatiens spp.
vernum, Hydrophyllum virginianum (occurring in an area greater then 4 acres), Impatiens capensis, Laportea canadensis, Lysimachia nummularia, Mertensia virginica, Phlox paniculata (especially along the river), Pilea pumila, Polygonum punctatum, Ranunculus hispidus caricetorum, Rudbeckia laciniata, Ruellia strepens, Rumex verticillatus, Sanicula odorata, Saururus cernuus, Solidago gigantea, Symphyotrichum cordifolium, S.
muhly grasses; Sanicula canadensis, Canada sanicle; and Viola sororia, sister violet.
In the oldest site the common woodland species Sanicula odorata and Parthenocissus quinquefolia were among ground layer dominants and the common old-field perennial Solidago altissima was almost completely absent.