Taxon  Report   11107 
Toxicoscordion venenosum  (S. Watson) Rydb.
Meadow deathcamas
Toxicoscordion venenosum
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
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Toxicoscordion venenosum
© 2005 Steve Matson
Toxicoscordion venenosum
© 2011 Barry Rice
Toxicoscordion venenosum, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Toxicoscordion venenosum
© 2001 George W. Hartwell
Family: MELANTHIACEAE  
Genus: Toxicoscordion
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities:
Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Sage Scrub, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
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More information about  Toxicoscordion venenosum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
website references from Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ZIVEV)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center


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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 05, 2016).

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