Dwarf Ginseng – 5/14/11
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 5/14/11
Observation Time: 2:10 p.m.
Observation Location: Moose Hill Audubon Wildlife Sanctuary
Common Name: Dwarf ginseng
Scientific Name: Panax trifolius
Comments: This diminutive variety of ginseng has no “medicinal” properties.
It blooms in spring and dies back in summer.
More Information: US Forest Service