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Yellow Trout Lily (Erythronium americanum)

A yellow, colony forming plant flowering in spring, native to Quebec and dwelling in woodland habitats.

How to Identify

Seasonality and the yellow flower with 6 curved, thin petals.

Where and When to Spot

I spot this flower in spring in the forest area of Park Angrignon. It flowers on the forest ground before the trees develop their leaves.

Common Names

Yellow Trout Lily

Ostamerikanischer Hundszahn (de)
Erythronium americanum (es)
Érythrone d'Amérique (fr)

Taxonomy

Liliales
Liliaceae
Erythronium americanum