Veratrum woodii J.W. Robbins ex Alph. Wood
Wood's Bunchflower, Ozark Bunchflower, Wood's False Hellebore
Liliaceae (Lily Family)
Synonym(s): Melanthium woodii, Veratrum intermedium
USDA Symbol: VEWO3
Veratrum woodii has greenish purple to blackish purple flowers and is found in dry woods from Ohio to Missouri and Oklahoma, as well as in Iowa.
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Size Notes: To about 5 feet in height.
Size Class: 3-6 ft.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Green , Purple , Brown
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug
Bloom Notes: Tepals maroon-purple to brown adaxially, green abaxially.
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Veratrum woodii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Veratrum woodii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Veratrum woodii
MetadataRecord Modified: 2016-03-25
Research By: JAM