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"And God saw all that He had made, and behold, it was very good.
And there was evening and there was morning, the sixth day" (Genesis 1:31)
(White Avens (Geum canadense) - 02) We have wondered about some of the differences we have observed in white avens plants that were not mentioned in the literature: the main stems were a deep reddish color while the branch stems were green, and the stems and underside of the leaves were hairy. The flowers of the white avens are about 1/2 inch across, with 5 rounded white petals and 5 pointed green sepals of the same length. As the flowers mature, the sepals curl downward, so that they may have to be lifted to verify that they are approximately the same length as the petals. White avens flowers also have numerous stamens and numerous pistils with hooked styles.
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