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Valeriana capitata
captiate valerian Valerian Family
Valeriana capitata Valerianaceae
common names
  captiate valerian
  sharpleaf valerian
accepted scientific name
  Valeriana capitata Pall. ex Link
rules for finding collection records
  Valeriana capitata (68)
  exclude Valeriana capitata acutiloba
  exclude Valeriana capitata californica
  exclude Valeriana capitata pubicarpa
family name
Image Author: ©2009 Alfred Cook
Image License: CC BY
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.2 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Basal
Plant Observed 2nd week of May thru 3rd week of August

How Likely at this Location (11%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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