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Actaea  rubra (Aiton) Willd.   
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FamilyRANUNCULACEAE
Genus species var.Actaea  rubra (Aiton) Willd. 
SynonymsActaea spicata var. rubra Aiton (basionym)
 Actaea erythrocarpa (Fisch.) Kom.
 Actaea viridiflora Greene
Territory
thickets and woods
Altitude0-3500m
Description all leaves on stem, bipinnatipartite, segments ovate, sharply dentate and lobate, flowers in large raceme, petals acute, berry red or white with green pedicel
Size40-60cm
Colorcreamy
Bloomspring, early summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationcold, shady site with a humous, moist soil
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shade
Propagationseed in winter, germ. 3-6 months, 13-16°C
division in early spring
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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