California fawnlily (Erythronium californicum) in the Erythroniums Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Leaves can be cooked as a leaf vegetable.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Vegetable

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Location: Del Norte county, Ca. amongst the RedwoodsDate: 2011-03-31wild
By Strever
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Location: Del Norte county, Ca. amongst the RedwoodsDate: 2011-03-31wild
By Strever
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Location: British ColumbiaDate: March 2013White Beauty
By RCanada
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