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Prairie Redroot

( Ceanothus herbaceus )

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Prairie Redroot
Jersey Tea
Rhamnaceae
Ceanothus
Ceanothus herbaceus
Rafinesque
MB, ON, QC
Ceanothus herbaceus var. pubescens
Ceanothus ovatus
Ceanothus ovatus var. pubescens
Ceanothus pubescens
Characteristics

Shrub

Deciduous

Sun

Sand, Loam

Calciphile

Dry, Normal

Yes

No

No

No
Habitat Considerations

Boreal Shield, Mixedwood Plains

Woodland, Savannah, Forest Edge, Prairie/Meadow/Field, Alvar
Design Considerations

60 cm

90 cm

Apr - Jul

White/Cream

Yes

No

Brown


Mottled Duskywing

No

No

No

No

No

No

Birds, Butterflies, Butterfly Larvae

No
Conservation Status



Interesting Tidbits

The Ceanothus genus can fix nitrogen from the atmosphere.


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