Taxon  Report   2008 
Chlorogalum purpureum  Brandegee  var. purpureum 
purple amole
Chlorogalum purpureum var. purpureum, 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 Federal Government as Threatened .

 

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Bloom Period
Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
Family: AGAVACEAE   (PLANTS: LILIACEAE)
Genus: Chlorogalum
Parent Record Chlorogalum purpureum.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Laothoe purpurea
 Information about  Chlorogalum purpureum var. purpureum  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (CHPUP2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 22, 2014).

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