Tofieldia pusilla

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Tofieldia pusilla
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Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Order: Alismatales
Family: Tofieldiaceae
Genus: Tofieldia
T. pusilla
Binomial name
Tofieldia pusilla

Narthecium pusillumMichx.

Tofieldia pusilla is a species of flowering plant in the family Tofieldiaceae. It is also sometimes classified in the lily family, Liliaceae. [1] Its common name is Scottish asphodel in Europe, [2] and Scotch false asphodel in North America. [1] The plant is native to northern North America and parts of Eurasia, its circumpolar distribution extending across Canada and the northern United States to Greenland, Iceland and northern Europe.[ citation needed ]

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  1. 1 2 "Tofieldia pusilla in Flora of North America @". Retrieved 2017-02-02.
  2. Clive A. Stace (2010). "Tofieldiaceae – Scottish Asphodel family". New Flora of the British Isles (3rd ed.). Cambridge University Press. p.  834. ISBN   978-0-521-70772-5.