Authentic Wisconsin.  Bloodroot - Sanguinaria


Bloodroot photo taken on April 18, 2019 in Madison, Wisconsin near Council Ring.

Above: Bloodroot in Madison, Wisconsin on April 18, 2019.


Bloodroot - Sanguinaria (Spring Ephemeral)

Sanguinaria: Latin sanguinarius meaning "bleeding," referring to juice from the broken root. The rhizomes grow longer each year, and branch to form colonies. Plants start to bloom before the foliage unfolds in early spring.

Other names include: Canada puccoon, redroot and red puccoon.

Note: This plant is hazardous!

Bloodroot photo taken on April 19, 2019 in Madison, Wisconsin near Council Ring.

Bloodroot photo taken on April 19, 2019 in Madison, Wisconsin near Council Ring.

Bloodroot photo taken on April 19, 2019 in Madison, Wisconsin near Council Ring.

Bloodroot photo taken on April 19, 2019 in Madison, Wisconsin near Council Ring.

Above: Bloodroot near Council Ring on April 19, 2019.



For more information on Bloodroot, visit Wikipedia.

Or, visit the Online Virtual Flora of Wisconsin website at: http://wisflora.herbarium.wisc.edu.


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Bloodroot near Council Ring on April 3, 2019.

Bloodroot near Council Ring on April 3, 2019.

Bloodroot near Council Ring on April 3, 2019.

Bloodroot near Council Ring on April 3, 2019.


Above: Bloodroot near Council Ring (4/3/19)


Bloodroot near Council Ring on April 8, 2019.

Bloodroot near Council Ring on April 8, 2019.

Bloodroot  near Council Ring on April 8, 2019.


Above: Bloodroot near Council Ring (4/8/19)


Bloodroot  near Council Ring on April 12, 2019.

Bloodroot  near Council Ring on April 12, 2019.


Above: Bloodroot near Council Ring (4/12/19)


Bloodroot  near Council Ring on April 13, 2019.

Bloodroot  near Council Ring on April 13, 2019.

Bloodroot  near Council Ring on April 13, 2019.


Above: Bloodroot near Council Ring (4/13/19)


Bloodroot  near Council Ring on April 15, 2019.

Bloodroot  near Council Ring on April 15, 2019.

Bloodroot  near Council Ring on April 15, 2019.

Bloodroot  near Council Ring on April 15, 2019.

Bloodroot  near Council Ring on April 15, 2019.

Bloodroot  near Council Ring on April 15, 2019.

Bloodroot  near Council Ring on April 15, 2019.


Above: Bloodroot near Council Ring (4/15/19)



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