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Erythronium oregonum

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Liliaceae
Scientific name  Erythronium oregonum
Rank  Species
Order  Liliales
Genus  Erythronium
Higher classification  Erythronium
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Similar  Erythronium, Erythronium revolutum, Erythronium hendersonii, Erythronium citrinum, Erythronium californicum

Erythronium oregonum is a North American species of flowering plant in the lily family which is known by the common name giant white fawnlily or Oregon fawn-lily.

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It is native to western North America, where it grows in the Pacific Coast Ranges from southwestern British Columbia to northern California.

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Description

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Erythronium oregonum' is wildflower growing from a bulb 3 to 5 centimeters wide and produces wide green leaves up to 22 centimeters long and often mottled with brown and white. Thin naked stalks up to about 40 centimeters in height each bear one to three flowers.

Erythronium oregonum Erythronium oregonum Sevenoaks Native Nursery

Each flower has white tepals with yellow bases, sometimes streaked with dull red. The flower often faces the ground with the tepals recurved so their points face upward. The stamens and stigma are white and the anthers may be white to yellow.

Erythronium oregonum Pacific Bulb Society Erythronium Three

References

Erythronium oregonum Wikipedia


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