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Pedicularis groenlandica - Elephanthead


Location: Montane

Description: This plant grows abundantly in boggy or moist areas. Up close the flower closely resembles the head of an elephant. The leaves are fernlike and deep green. The flowers are fleshy and thick. This is a beautiful and unique flower.

Author: Lisa Kiefer

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