Taxon  Report   2721 
Dichelostemma congestum  (Sm.) Kunth
Fork toothed ookow,  Ookow
Dichelostemma congestum
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Dichelostemma congestum
© 2008 Keir Morse
Dichelostemma congestum
© and Buff Corsi 2009 California Academy of Sciences
Dichelostemma congestum, 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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Dichelostemma congestum
© 2000 Dianne Fristrom
Family: THEMIDACEAE   (PLANTS: LILIACEAE)
Genus: Dichelostemma
Communities:
Foothill Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Brodiaea congesta
More information about  Dichelostemma congestum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Jepson eFlora

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USDA PLANTS Profile (DICO19)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 25, 2016).

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