Calflora
Taxon  Report   3628    
Fritillaria biflora  Lindl.
Chocolate lily
Fritillaria biflora
© 2017 Margarita Orlova
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Fritillaria biflora
© 2009 Ron Vanderhoff
Fritillaria biflora
© 2002 Kevin Merk
Fritillaria biflora, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Fritillaria biflora
© 2006 Steven Thorsted
Family: LILIACEAE  
Genus: Fritillaria
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Fritillaria kamtschatcensis
ICPN: Fritillaria grayana
More information about  Fritillaria biflora
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (FRBI)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 17, 2018).

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