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Spring Avens (Geum vernum (Raf.) Torr. & A. Gray)

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Spring Avens


A perennial with inconspicuous flowers, native to the central to eastern US, completing most of its growth in the spring.

Range - Expand

Native or Not Present
Native or Expanded
Native or Expanded or Not Present

This tentative map is based on our own research. It may have limited data on Canada and/or Mexico, and there is some subjectivity in our assignment of plants as introduced vs. expanded. Read more in this blog post.

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