water hemlock

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Synonyms for water hemlock

tall erect highly poisonous Eurasiatic perennial herb locally abundant in marshy areas

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Aconite, Allspice, Black Snakeroot, Bloodroot, Blue Cohosh, Boxwood, Celandine, Common Poppy, Crotalaria, Crow Poison, Death Camas, Dicentra, False Hellebore, False Jessamine, Fume wort, Hellebore, Hemp, Horse Nettle, Indian Hemp, Indian poke, Jimson weed, Larkspur, Lobelia, Lupines, Marijuana, Monkshood, Moonseed, Night shade, Pink Death, Camas Poison, Darnel, Poison Hemlock, Poison rye grass, Rattleweed, Rock Poppy, Spider Lily, Spotted cowbane, Spotted Water Hemlock, Stagger grass, Staggerweed, Sweet Shrub, Thorn Apple, Varebells, Wild Parsnip, Wolfs-bane, Yellow Jessamine.
However, only three species found exclusively in the other two seeps--skunk cabbage (Symplocarpus foetidus), cowbane (Oxypolis rigidior), and watercress (Nasturtium officinale)--were found here.
Cowbane, Stiff Cowbane; Calcareous fen and sedge meadows; Common to abundant; C = 7; BSUH 13613.