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Saussurea (Saw Wort) is a genus of herb in the family Asteraceae. They are native to Alaska, The Contiguous United States, and Canada. They have achene. Flowers are visited by sweat bees, Nonarthra cyanea, and Campsomeris. Individuals can grow to 0.05 m.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PO_0030107
  • Definition: a fruit which develops from a carpel or gyneocium and at maturity comprises a dry exocarp, a dry mesocarp, and a dry endocarp that are connected to a seed coat by a funicle
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of saw-wort. View this species on GBIF