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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Erythronium rostratum   FAMILY Liliaceae


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Erythronium rostratum   FAMILY Liliaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Erythronium americanum

 

COMMON NAME:
Beaked Trout Lily


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Erythronium rostratum   FAMILY Liliaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Erythronium rostratum   FAMILY Liliaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Erythronium americanum

 

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2892

Forb
Perennial

Native: south central US

Documented growing wild in - - -

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

map
Click here to see a more detailed map from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium,

or click here to see a map from SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.

 

...Moist ...Variable

LEAVES:
Simple
Basal (2) (occasionally 3)

FLOWER:
Spring
Yellow
Radially symmetrical
6 tepals
6 stamens

FRUIT:
Spring
Capsule

 

TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!



 


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