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Erythronium oregonum ssp. oregonum

Erythronium oregonum Applegate ssp. oregonum

Giant White Fawnlily, Oregon Fawn Llily, Oregon Fawn-lily

Liliaceae (Lily family)

Synonym(s): Erythronium giganteum


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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Scape, reddish, up to about 16 inches tall.
Leaf: Leaves up to about 10 inches long.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun
Bloom Notes: Nodding, white with yellow base, sometimes with red bands near base.


Canada: BC

Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2019-10-21
Research By: CBR

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