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Related to Aletris farinosa: Chamaelirium luteum
(1) Aletris farinosa, an annual herb that was used by Native Americans as an infusion for intestinal colic, dysentery and dysmenorrhoea, and topically as a poultice for back and breast pain.
(2) Fairywand, see there; Chamaelirium luteum.