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Connecticut Plants
Indian Cucumber Root (Indian Cucumber Root)
Medeola virginiana L.

Plants that are going to flower put out two tiers of leaves, with the flowers arising from the second tier. Plants that aren't blooming in a given year have only a single tier.

  • Family: lily (Liliaceae)
  • Habitat: moist woods
  • Height: 1-2 feet
  • Flower size: 1/2 inch long
  • Flower color: yellow-green
  • Flowering time: May to June
  • Origin: native
Medeola virginiana L.
Medeola virginiana L.
Medeola virginiana L.