Zigadenus leimanthoides A. Gray
Pine barren deathcamas, Pine-barren Deathcamas
Liliaceae (Lily Family)
Synonym(s): Oceanorus leimanthoides, Stenanthium leimanthoides
USDA Symbol: ZILE
There are several species of Zigadenus, mostly in the South and West. Large-flowered Zigadenus (Z. glaberrimus), 3-5 feet (90-150 cm) high, has whitish-yellow flowers with two glands at the base of each sepal and petal; it is found in wet pinelands and bogs from Virginia south to Florida and west to Texas.
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Bloom InformationBloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug
DistributionUSA: AL , DE , FL , GA , KY , LA , MS , NC , NJ , NY , TN , TX , VA , WV
Native Distribution: New Jersey south to Florida, west to Texas, and northeast to Tennessee, Kentucky, and West Virginia.
Native Habitat: Sandy pinelands and bogs.
National Wetland Indicator Status
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Zigadenus leimanthoides in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Zigadenus leimanthoides in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Zigadenus leimanthoides
MetadataRecord Modified: 2014-04-09
Research By: TWC Staff