Actaea rubra

Baneberry
Actaea rubra

Family: Buttercup (Ranunculaceae)
AKA: Western Baneberry
Photo taken on: June 7, 2009
Location: Pajarito Ski Area, NM
Life Zones: Montane to subalpine
Habitat: Moist, shaded woods

Grows 2ft to 3ft with a long cluster of tiny, white flowers. Fruit is poisonous and is rarely white.

Flora of North America reference.arrow

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White/Cream Long Clusters