Erigenia bulbosa

Erigenia” is Greek and means “born in the spring,” while “bulbosa” means “bearing bulbs,” in this case referring not to true bulbs, but to the corm of the plant.  


Synonym:
Family:Apiaceae
Common Name:Harbinger-of-spring
Authority: (Michx.) Nutt.
Etymology:
C Value:7
Wetness:UPL
# of Species in  
Genus in Illinois:
1
Duration:Perennial
Reproduction:Monoecious
Flower Type:Perfect
Growth Habit:Forb
Leaf Arrangement:Alternate
Leaf Type:Compound
Leaf Margin:Lobed
Leaf Toothing:
Flower Color:White
Habitat:
Status (State):Not Listed
Status (Federal):Not Listed
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