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Plant family: melanthiaceae


I use the GRIN online query system to determine plant families. The list below shows the plants in my database listed as members of the melanthiaceae family. Click on the botanical name of any plant to go to the plant portrait. For a list of all the plant families represented in our garden, see my families page.

Botanical name Common name Category FlowersSize
Anticlea elegans perennial greenish white (late spring-summer)24"
Chamaelirium luteum blazing star; fairy wandperennial creamy white2-4'
Trillium erectum wakerobin, stinking benjaminperennial (Z3-9) red (spring)12-18"
Trillium grandiflorum great white trilliumperennial (Z2-9) white (spring)12-18"
Trillium sessile toadshade trilliumperennial (Z4-8) maroon12"
Veratrum nigrum black false helleboreperennial

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Last modified: December 11, 2014
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