Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2890

Forb
Perennial

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Rare

Look for it in moist forests, per Weakley's Flora

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...Moist ...Variable

LEAVES:
Simple
Basal (2)

FLOWER:
Spring
Yellow
Radially symmetrical
6 tepals
6 stamens

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Capsule

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Liliales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Erythronium americanum ssp. harperi   FAMILY Liliaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Erythronium americanum ssp. harperi   FAMILY Liliaceae

LESS THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Erythronium americanum

 

COMMON NAME:
Harper's Trout Lily