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<strong>Thimbleweed - close-up</strong>
<em>Anemone virginiana</em> /Buttercup Family<br>
Like other flowers in the Buttercup family, Anemones have numerous pistils and stamens. The mature fruit head looks somewhat like a thimble, thus the name "Thim...
Thimbleweed - close-up
Anemone virginiana /Buttercup Family

Like other flowers in the Buttercup family, Anemones have numerous pistils and stamens. The mature fruit head looks somewhat like a thimble, thus the name "Thimbleweed." The flowers have tepals, sepals which are colored and function as petals.
Formerly known as: A. riparia

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