Taxon  Report   4809 
Lilium pardalinum  Kellogg
California tiger lily,  Leopard lily, Tiger lily
Lilium pardalinum
© 2003 George W. Hartwell
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Lilium pardalinum
© 2010 Jean Pawek
Lilium pardalinum
© 2009 Gary A. Monroe
Lilium pardalinum, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Lilium pardalinum
© 2003 George W. Hartwell
North Coastal Coniferous Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Lilium pardalinum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Jepson eFlora

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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:   (Accessed: Oct 27, 2016).

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