Spotted-Mandarin [Prosartes maculata] found in Pisgah National Forest, Candler, North Carolina on 13 April 2023. It’s a member of the Lily (Liliaceae) family. ¬†National Wildlife Federation’s Wildflowers of North America, page 305, says it’s out in woods in spring and also called Nodding-Mandarin.

USDA Plants Listing: Prosartes maculata

Spotted-Mandarin – 13 April 2023 – Pisgah National Forest

Spotted-Mandarin – 13 April 2023 – Leaf Detail