Taxon  Report   1177 
Brodiaea filifolia  S. Watson
Thread leaved brodiaea,  Threadleaf brodiaea
Brodiaea filifolia
© 2014 Jordan Zylstra
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Brodiaea filifolia
© 2008 Halleh Paymard
Brodiaea filifolia
© 2001 Salvatore Zimmitti
Brodiaea filifolia, 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

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered and by the Federal Government as 'Threatened '.

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Brodiaea filifolia
© 2010 Andrew Borcher
Genus: Brodiaea
Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: vernal-pools [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Hookera filifolia
More information about  Brodiaea filifolia
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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:   (Accessed: Oct 27, 2016).

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