Taxon  Report   4819 
Lilium washingtonianum  Kellogg  ssp. purpurascens  (Stearn) M. Skinner
Cascade lily,  purple flowered Washington lily
Lilium washingtonianum ssp. purpurascens , a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and to Oregon.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Lilium washingtonianum ssp. purpurascens
© 2009 lara hartley
Lilium washingtonianum ssp. purpurascens
© 2007 Jerry Murray
Communities: Chaparral, Lodgepole Forest, Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   3.5 (broad endemic / strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: LILIACEAE  
Genus: Lilium
Parent Record Lilium washingtonianum.
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PLANTS: Lilium washingtonianum var. purpurascens
 Information about  Lilium washingtonianum ssp. purpurascens  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (LIWAP2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 24, 2014).

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