Trout Lily (Erythronium americanum)
Image ID: 2012/yrt218Tap/mouseover and drag to zoom/pan.
Other common names: Dogtooth Violet, Yellow Adders Tongue
Family: Liliaceae (Lily)
Height: 0.25 to 1 ft.
Blooms: March to June
Leaf Type: smooth
Bloom Size: 1 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Individual flowers, Regular blooms, 6 parts
Location: Youghiogheny River Trail
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We started out as wildflowers from the bicycle trails of western Pennsylvania, but we've grown!
Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.