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shorthorn steer's-head
Dicentra pauciflora
shorthorn steer's-head Poppy/Dicentra
Dicentra pauciflora Papaveraceae
common names
  shorthorn steer's-head
  few-flowered bleeding-heart
accepted scientific name
  Dicentra pauciflora S. Watson
rules for finding collection records
  Dicentra pauciflora (115)
family name
Image Author: ©2013 Julie Kierstead Nelson
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals
Petal colors: color color
Leaf: Basal
Plant Observed 3rd week of April thru 3rd week of July

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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