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Erythronium umbilicatum

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Botanical Description

A relative of E. americanum with deep gold flowers, the outside of the outer three reflexing tepals with a white spot and rust-red infusion. Petal bases lack auricles. Anthers deep red. Northern Carolina and West Virginia. Usually does not produce stolons, but E.u. forma monostolum from higher altitudes sometimes makes one short stolon.