Delaware Wildflowers • Months

Fly-poison
Amianthium muscitoxicum
Melanthiaceae — Bunchflower family
Rare native
Fly-poison
This plant is rare in Delaware, but abundant where the photo was taken in Virginia.

The flowers start out white.
Shenandoah National Park, VA
July 2005

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