False Asphodil
Tofieldia racemosa (Walt.)
Family: Liliaceae (Lily)

False Asphodil is also known as White Featherling.

Plant is an upright, slightly hairy perennial from a rhizome. Its preferred habitat is savannas and pinewoods. Distribution is throughout the Escambia region.

The leaves are mostly basal, overlapping, linear, no teeth and no lobes, and becoming reduced in size upward the stem.

The flowers are raceme-like and appear white to greenish-white. The anthers are conspicuously red to black. Flowers occur in June to September.

Fruit is a capsule.

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