Erythronium americanum, or Yellow Trout Lily, is a perennial, spring ephemeral bearing a single, bell-shaped yellow flower. Its brown-mottled leaves are similar to the marking of brook trout. The plant thrives in moist woods or along shady streams.

Light: Shade
Soil moisture: Medium-Moist
Height: 1′

Erythronium americanum yellow trout lily