Taxon  Report   11429 
Brodiaea rosea  (Greene) Baker
Indian valley brodiaea
Brodiaea rosea
© 2014 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
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Brodiaea rosea
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Brodiaea rosea
© 2015 Steve Matson
Brodiaea rosea, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Brodiaea rosea
© 2014 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Family: THEMIDACEAE   (PLANTS: LILIACEAE)
Genus: Brodiaea
Communities:
Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Closed-cone Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.5 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2 + CNPS: Brodiaea coronaria ssp. rosea
More information about  Brodiaea rosea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (BRCOR2)

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 30, 2016).

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