Taxon  Report   3623 
Fritillaria affinis  (Schultes) Sealy
Checker lily,  Mission bells
Fritillaria affinis
© 2005 Doreen L. Smith
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Fritillaria affinis
© 2005 Steve Matson
Fritillaria affinis
© 2007 Shawn DeCew
Fritillaria affinis, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California.

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Fritillaria affinis
© 2008 Keir Morse
Genus: Fritillaria
Northern Coastal Scrub, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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TJM2: Fritillaria affinis var. tristulis
TJM2: Fritillaria affinis var. affinis
More information about  Fritillaria affinis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: Feb 25, 2018).

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