Taxon  Report   1310 
Calochortus tolmiei  Hook. & Arn.
Hairy Star Tulip,  Tolmie star tulip, Tolmie's star tulip, White pussy ears

Calochortus tolmiei
© 2005 Doreen L. Smith
Calochortus tolmiei, 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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Calochortus tolmiei
© 2004 Steve Matson
Genus: Calochortus
Redwood Forest, Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Calochortus caeruleus var. maweanus
PLANTS: Calochortus coeruleus var. maweanus
PLANTS: Calochortus elegans var. lobbii
PLANTS: Calochortus maweanus
PLANTS: Calochortus purdyi
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Location Suitability

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


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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: Oct 10, 2015).

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