Thalictrum polygamum Muhl.

Tall Meadow Rue

Names and Myths

Thalictrum Greek name Thalia the blooming one, muse of pastoral poetry and comedy.2

polygamum polygamous

Natural history / Folklore

Wind pollinated, Staminate flowers with protruding yellow anthers with thread-like filaments. Pistillate flowers less showy

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flowers polygamous, white or purplish flowers.