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Yellow Trout Lily - Erythronium americanum

A yellow, colony forming plant flowering in spring, native to Quebec and dwelling in woodland habitats.

Common Names

  • Yellow Trout Lily (en)
  • Erythronium americanum (es)
  • Érythrone d'Amérique (fr)
  • Ostamerikanischer Hundszahn (de)


  • Liliales
  • Liliaceae
  • Erythronium americanum

Where & When to Spot

I spot this flower in spring in the forest area of Park Angrignon. It flowers on the forest ground before the trees develop their leaves.

How to Identify

Seasonality and the yellow flower with 6 curved, thin petals.


Yellow Trout Lily (Erythronium americanum)

Yellow Trout Lily (Erythronium americanum)

Park Angrignon, Montreal - 2019-05-08

NIKON D500; 90mm f/2.8; Focal Length 90mm; Exposure 1/250; Aperture f11.0; Iso 100;

Yellow Trout-Lily (Erythronium americanum)

Yellow Trout-Lily (Erythronium americanum)

Park Mont-Royal - 2017-05-06

NIKON D500; TAMRON SP 90mm F2.8 Di Macro VC USD F017N; Focal Length 90mm; Exposure 1/500; Aperture f3.8; Iso 320;

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