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Scotch False Asphodel

(Tofieldia pusilla)

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Description

Tofieldia pusilla-is a-flowering plant-of the genus-Tofieldia-in the family-Tofieldiaceae. It is also sometimes classified in the lily family,-Liliaceae.Its common name is-Scottish asphodel-in Europe,-and-Scotch false asphodel-in North America.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.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order:Alismatales
Family:Tofieldiaceae
Genus:Tofieldia
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