Erythronium grandiflorum


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Related to Erythronium grandiflorum: Erythronium americanum, Erythronium montanum, glacier lily, fawn lily
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Noun1.Erythronium grandiflorum - dogtooth violet of western North America having bright yellow flowersErythronium grandiflorum - dogtooth violet of western North America having bright yellow flowers
dog's-tooth violet, dogtooth, dogtooth violet - perennial woodland spring-flowering plant; widely cultivated
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The grizzly eats the roots of the defenceless glacier lily in "Erythronium Grandiflorum." Nature is not without pain, and God's plan includes the intricate food chain that is necessary to the survival of the species--something that Grace warns us, "Don't look closely: you see nature better / from the corner of your eye." (38) But nature still seems to handle life better than religion, which hands us centuries of others' sins to carry.
Our long-term goal in this study is to understand the impact of grizzly bear digging for glacier lily (Erythronium grandiflorum Pursh; Liliaceae) bulbs in subalpine meadows, on both spatial (meadow-wide) and temporal (decades) scales.
Seed dispersal in Erythronium grandiflorum (Liliaceae).
Cryptic self-incompatibility, Erythronium grandiflorum, inbreeding depression, matting system, outcrossing distance, outcrossing rate, preferential outcrossing.
Turner remembers romping through the Montana woods as a child and marveling at the profusion of yellow avalanche lilies (Erythronium grandiflorum).
For example, in an elegant experiment on ovule abortion patterns in Erythronium grandiflorum, Rigney (1995) removed sections of the ovary wall and observed the growth of individual ovules after pollination with mixtures of marked pollen.