Taxon  Report   2000 
Chlorogalum angustifolium  Kellogg
Narrow leaved soaproot,  Narrowleaf soap plant
Chlorogalum angustifolium
© 2012 Doug Wirtz
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Chlorogalum angustifolium
© 2012 Doug Wirtz
Chlorogalum angustifolium
© 2009 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Chlorogalum angustifolium, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Chlorogalum angustifolium
© 2008 Vernon Smith
Genus: Chlorogalum
Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.4 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Laothoe angustifolia
More information about  Chlorogalum angustifolium
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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 26, 2016).

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