Chamaelirium luteum (L.) A.Gray
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Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Chamaelirium luteum (L.) A.Gray. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000763113. Accessed on: 05 Jun 2020'

General Information

"Staminate plant 3–7 dm, the pistillate taller, to 12 dm; basal lvs elongate-spatulate to obovate, 8–15 cm; the cauline progressively smaller and narrower, the upper linear; fls white, drying yellowish, the tep 3 mm; staminate spike 4–12 cm × 10–15 mm, with spreading pedicels; pistillate spike very slender, to 3 dm, the pedicels erect or ascending; fr ellipsoid or somewhat obovoid, 7–14 mm; seeds 3–5 mm. Moist woods and bogs; Mass. to Fla., w. to s. Ont., O., s. Ind., s. Ill., Ark., and La. June. (C. obovale)"

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      Bibliography

    • 1 "Gleason, Henry A. & Cronquist, Arthur J. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. lxxv + 910 pp."
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