Oplopanax horridus

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Devil's Club: for more photos, see Sitka Nature Photo Gallery for Oplopanax horridus
Devil's Club (Oplopanax horridus): Common robust shrub with abundant thorn on stems and underside of large maple-shaped leaves. Most abundant in steep areas or alluvial forests. From sea level to subalpine.

Collections from throughout much of the region.

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  • Muller: gen; wet forest, forest edge, common
  • Hall 2010: Common along seepages and streams, wet bottomland forests, at the forest edge and in alder or salmonberry thickets up to the subalpine zone.

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