Ginseng

Additional Information:

Scientific Name: Panax quinquefolius
Common Name: Ginseng
Family: Araliaceae
Locale: Equinox Botanicals
Specific Region: Rutland, OH
Description: A close-up of a young Ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) plant. They are easy to miss as the leaves look quite different from older plants. A useful defensive strategy in these days of indiscriminate digging. Photo ©2017 7Song. All rights reserved.
Date: June 14, 2006