Taxon  Report   2006 
Chlorogalum pomeridianum  (DC.) Kunth  var. pomeridianum 
Common soaproot,  Wavyleaf soap plant
Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. pomeridianum
© 2002 Margo Bors
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Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. pomeridianum
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. pomeridianum
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. pomeridianum, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. pomeridianum
© 2003 George Jackson
Genus: Chlorogalum
Parent Record Chlorogalum pomeridianum
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Laothoe pomeridiana
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 19, 2018).

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