Erythronium dens-canis


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Noun1.Erythronium dens-canis - sturdy European dogtooth with rose to mauve flowersErythronium dens-canis - sturdy European dogtooth with rose to mauve flowers; cultivated in many varieties
dog's-tooth violet, dogtooth, dogtooth violet - perennial woodland spring-flowering plant; widely cultivated
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PLANT OF THE WEEK ERYTHRONIUM DENS-CANIS This is a beautiful little woodland plant, commonly known as Dog's Tooth Violet which refers to the canine shape of the bulbs.
The tubers of Erythronium dens-canis also pull themselves down into pockets of deep soil where they gradually build into dense clumps.
The trout lilies, Erythroniums, used to be around our gardens only in the form of its European cousin, Erythronium dens-canis.