Please ID

alisonmd(z7 MD)June 29, 2008

I was given these plants and told that they were wild geranium or woodland geranium. I suspect that they are not geraniums. Can anyone help me to ID them?

Thanks

Alison

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gardengal48

You suspect right - it's not a hardy geranium :-)) Looks a bit like some sort of waterleaf to me, perhaps Hydrophyllum appendiculatum.

    Bookmark   July 4, 2008 at 10:43AM
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alisonmd(z7 MD)

Thank you very much, Ive been trying to figure this one out for years. You are absolutely right, it is a waterleaf. Canadian waterleaf (Hydrophyllum canadense L.) Your clue led me to this
http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/forestry/wildplant/goldenseallookalike_waterleaf.aspx

    Bookmark   July 4, 2008 at 11:13AM
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