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NATURAL HISTORY, TORONTO REGION

 

Erythronium americanum, Ker. (Yellow Adder's-tongue).

Ornithogalum umbellatum, L. (Star of Bethlehem). Introduced.

Asparagus officinalis, L. Escaped from cultivation. Clintonia borealis, Rai. Common at Mount Dennis. Smilacina racemosa, Desf. (False Spikenard).

"   stellata, Desf.

Maianthemum canadense, Desf.

Streptopus roseus, MVlichx. (Twisted Stalk). Polygonatum biflorum, Ell. (Solomon's Seal). Convallaria majalis, L. (Lily of the Valley). Intro-

duced.

Medeola virginiana, L. (Indian Cucumber Root). Common in woods west of city. Trillium erectum, L.

"   grandiflorum, Salisb.

"   undulatum, Willd. (Painted Trillium). Smilax herbacea, L. (Carrion-flower).

"      hispida, Muhl. Both species grow in the
Humber Valley.

IRIDACEAE (Iris Family).

Iris versicolor, L. (Blue Flag).

Sisyrinchium angustifolium, Mill. (Blue-eyed grass).

ORCHIDACEAE (Orchid Family).

Cypripedium hirsutum, Mill. (Showy Lady's Slip-per).

"      parviflorum, Salisb. (Smaller Yellow
L.).

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