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Achlys triphylla (644)
Image Author: ©2014 Steve Sullivan
Flowers: No obvious petals
Plant Observed beginning of April thru 2nd week of September
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Plant Showiness (54%)
A. triphylla and A. californica are similar. One way to tell them apart is to count the number of chromosome in a cell. If the number is 12 then the plant is A. triphylla. If the number is 24 the plant is A. californica. If you are unsure the plant is most likely A. triphylla.
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