Large-Flowered Bellwort  Uvularia grandiflora

Liliaceae or Lily Family

Group of plants Plants Plants
Erect plant with dangling, deep yellow flowers and untidy-looking leaves.  Flowers never open very wide.  Blooms in early spring.

Likes rich woods, especially around limestone rocks.  In Wildwood fairly common in the woods on the western slope.

Perfoliate bellwort is smaller, and has pale yellow flowers.  Fairy bells is a branching plant with greenish or pale yellowish flowers.