Devil's Waking Stick (Aralia spinosa)
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Other common names: Hercules' Club
Family: Araliaceae (Ginseng)
Height: 6 to 25 ft. (tree)
Blooms: July to August
Leaf Type: divided
Bloom Size: 0.2 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Flat or rounded clusters, Regular blooms, 5 parts
Location: Allegheny Highlands Trail
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We started out as wildflowers from the bicycle trails of western Pennsylvania, but we've grown!
Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.