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Answer to the Front Page Picture of the Week Question
for Apr 6th - Apr 14th, 2006

Picture of Sanguinaria canadensis.  Click here for a larger image.
This is the double form of bloodroot, Sanguinaria canadensis Multiplex.

This woodland plant can be found in the Fern Valley Native Plant Collection. The name bloodroot refers to the red sap found in the roots.

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