|Evergreen or semi-evergreen perennial that forms mounded clumps of 3/4 to 3 inch long, ruffled, chocolate brown, hairy leaves with 5 to 7 lobes. Leaf undersides are burgundy. Small, 3/8 inch wide flowers are borne on 12 inch long, airy panicles in summer. Great in a border or as a groundcover. Native from British Columbia to the Sierra Nevadas.