Taxon  Report   1175 
Brodiaea elegans  Hoover  ssp. elegans 
Harvest brodiaea
Brodiaea elegans ssp. elegans
© 2014 John Doyen
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Brodiaea elegans ssp. elegans
© 2002 Tony Morosco
Brodiaea elegans ssp. elegans
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Brodiaea elegans ssp. elegans, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Brodiaea elegans ssp. elegans
© 2003 George W. Hartwell
Genus: Brodiaea
Parent Record Brodiaea elegans
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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PLANTS: Brodiaea elegans var. mundula
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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 28, 2017).

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