Canada lily varies in color from yellow to almost red. The sepals and petals are not as swept back as Michigan lily, which is in the background. Canada lily buds and roots are edible. This grows in AL, AR, CT, DE, GA, IN(R), KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, NC, NE, NH, NJ, NY(V), OH, PA, RI(T), SC, TN(T), VA, VT, WV, NB, NS, ON, and QC. Beal Gardens, MSU, 6/24/12. Lily family, Liliaceae.