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This plant is a bright five petaled flower with a yellow center. The stems have a reddish hue that intensifies as it ages.

Wildflower Details

Scientific Name:Androsace septentrionalis
Growing Season:Spring and summer
Soil Type:Meadows, open woods
Other Names:

Northern Fairy Candelabra, Pygmy Flower

Habitat:Foothills, Montane, Subalpine, Alpine