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Erythronium americanum ssp. americanum

Erythronium americanum Ker Gawl. ssp. americanum

Dogtooth Violet

Liliaceae (Lily Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr


USA: AL , AR , CT , DC , DE , IA , IL , IN , KY , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , NC , NH , NJ , NY , OH , PA , RI , SC , TN , VA , VT , WI , WV
Canada: NB , NS

Additional resources

USDA: Find Erythronium americanum ssp. americanum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Erythronium americanum ssp. americanum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Erythronium americanum ssp. americanum


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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