Flora of the Southeastern United States
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Convallaria majalis Linnaeus. European Lily-of-the-Valley. Phen: Apr-early Jun; Jul-Aug. Hab: Old homesites, roadsides, persistent after cultivation, and casually escaping to nearby woodlands and forests. Dist: Native of Eurasia.

Origin/Endemic status: Eurasia

Syn: = Ar, F, Il, K1, K3, K4, Mi, Mo1, NE, Pa, Va, W, WV; = Convallaria majalis ssp. majalis – NY, Gandhi, Reveal, & Zarucchi (2012); = Convallaria majalis var. majalis – FNA26, RAB, Tn; < Convallaria majalis – C, G, S, Judd (2003)

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