Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


535

Forb
Perennial

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Rare

Look for it in rich mesic forests, in very nutrient-rich alluvial soils, per Weakley's Flora

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shade ...Moist ...Variable

LEAVES:
Simple
Basal (2)

FLOWER:
Spring
White
Radially symmetrical
6 tepals
6 stamens

FRUIT:
Spring
Capsule

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Erythronium albidum   FAMILY Liliaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Erythronium albidum   FAMILY Liliaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
White Fawnlily, White Trout Lily, Blonde Lilian