New York Natural Heritage Program
Fairy Wand
Chamaelirium luteum (L.) Gray
Monocots
Kingdom: Plantae

      Phylum: Anthophyta

           Class: Monocots (Monocotyledoneae)

                Order: Liliales

                     Family: Lily Family (Liliaceae)


Additional Common Names [-]
  • Blazing Star
  • Blazing-star
  • Devil's-bit
  • Drooping Starwort
  • Helonias
  • Rattlesnake-root
  • Starwort
  • Unicorn Root
  • Unicorn's-horn

Synonyms [-]
  • Helonias dioca Pursh
  • Helonias lutea Ait.
  • Veratrum luteum L.