Taxon  Report   1101 
Bloomeria crocea  (Torrey) Cov.
common goldenstar,  golden stars
Bloomeria crocea, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Bloomeria crocea
© 2003 Michael Charters
Bloomeria crocea
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Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Valley Grassland, Southern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Genus: Bloomeria
Subspecies and Varieties:
Bloomeria crocea var. aurea
Bloomeria crocea var. crocea
Bloomeria crocea var. montana
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Allium croceum
 Information about  Bloomeria crocea  from other sources:

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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International Plants Names Index

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 30, 2015).

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