Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Uvularia grandiflora Sm. image
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Merel R. Black

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Christopher Noll

Robert W. Freckmann

Kurt Stüber
Family Liliaceae
Uvularia grandiflora Sm.
large-flowered bellwort
Uvularia: Latin for small conical body in the center of the human palate (little tongue), referring to the way the flower hangs from its stalk
grandiflora: large-flowered
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Status: Native
Plant: erect, perennial, 8"-20" tall forb; stems forking above the middle
Flower: yellow, 6-parted, 1"-2" long, elongated shape, twisted, nodding; blooms April-May
Fruit:3-lobed capsule with 2 beaks on each lobe
Leaf:oval to oblong, blade completely surrounds the stem
Habitat: dry; woods, forests; in rich soil
(Glossary)

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