598. Epipactis, R. Br

{2235.) E. gigantea, Dougl. Hook., Fl. II., 202.

E. Americana, Lindl., Orchid. 462. Under evergreens, at Osoyoos Lake, B.C. (Dawson.)

CIV. HaeModobaceae. Blood-Wort Family. 602. Aletris, Linn. Gen. 428. (Colic-Root)

(2268.) A. farinosa, Linn. Sp. (Ed. 2.) I., 456. A. alba, Michx., Fl. I., 189; Pursh, Fl. I., 225.

Sandy thickets. Leamington, Essex Co., Ont. (Burgess.)

CVI. Amaryllidaceae. Amaryllis Family. 605. Hypoxis, Linn. Gen. 417. (Star-Grass)

(2279.) H. erecta, Linn. Pursh, Fl. I., 224; Hook., Fl. II., 207. H. Carolinianum, Michx., Fl. I., 188.

Meadows and grassy woodlands. Not common, eastward. Sandy meadow near Trenton station, and in a meadow near the Ferry House, opposite Belleville, Hastings Co., Ont. (Macoun.) Prince's Island, near Hamilton, Ont. (Logie.) Sandy woodland, Hatch ley, Ont.; also borders of woods. Emerson, Man. (Burgess.) Very abundant on the prairie at Brandon and the country around the Brandon Hills and westward (Macoun.) South of Moose Mountain, Assiniboia. (J. M. Macoun.} North Antler Creek, 49th parallel. (Dawson.)

CVLL. Dioscoreaceae. Yam Family. 606. Dioscorea, Linn. Gen. 1122. (Yam)

(2280.) D. villosa, Linn, Pursh, Fl. I., 251; Hook., Fl. II., 207. D. paniculata, Michx., Fl. I., 239.

Very rare in Canada. Only found west of Toronto. Marsh near Dundas, Ont. (Buchan.) Thickets on river bank, London, Ont. (Burgess. Millman.)

608. Asparagus, Linn. Gen. 424. (Asparagus)

(2284.) A. officinalis, Linn. Pursh, Fl. I., 235. (Garden Asparagus.)

A garden escape in a number of localities. Waste places around Ottawa. (Fletcher, Fl. Ott.) Waste places at London, Ont. (Burgess. Millman.) Burlington Beach, near Hamilton, Ont. (Buchan. Burgess.) Waste heaps, and growing in a piece of woods near Belleville, Ont; also at Victoria and Nanaimo, Vancouver Island. (Macoun.)

613. Hemerocallis,Elinn. Gen.433. (Day Lily)

(2296.) H. fulva, Linn. Gray, Man. Ed. V., 535.

Occasionally escapes from gardens, in New Brunswick. (Fowler, Cat.) Waste places at Belleville, Ont. (Macoun.) Quebec. (St. Cyr.) Waste places, near London; rare. (Burgess. Millman.)

620. Lloydia, Salisb

(2324.) L. serotina, Reichenb. Watson, Proced. Am. Acad., XIV., 261.

Anthericum serotinum, Linn. Hook., Fl. II., 183. St. Lawrence and Ounalashka islands, Cape Lisburne and Kotzebue Sound. (Rothr. Alask.) Northern Arctic coast. (Dr. Richordson.)