Geum canadense (White Avens)

Geum canadense

Quick Facts:

    Common Names: white avens
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 3 - 8
    Type: Forb

Geum canadense, or white avens, is native to the entire continental United States, except Florida and the Southwest and Pacific Northwest. It grows in open woodlands and thickets and seems to have a preference for moist situations, though it will also grow in drier soil.

In our yard, this grows in the Woodland Area.

Our growing score: 4

Other pictures of this plant:

               Seedpod                                           Leaf                                            Stem                                        Seed                                          Habit


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