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botanical name:
Erythronium revolutum
Erythronium revolutum © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Trout lily
family:  Liliaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.30m
width: 0.10m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: brown & green
flower colour: pink
main season: Spring
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Bulbous perennial with wavy-edged green leaves strongly marbled with dark green or brown. Lilac-pink flowers with yellow anthers, in spring.

Shady, sheltered position and moist, rich, preferable acid soil. May be slow to establish.

By division of large clumps. May self seed in suitable conditions.

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