Taxon  Report   8154 
Triteleia hyacinthina  (Lindl.) Greene
White brodiaea,  Wild hyacinth
Triteleia hyacinthina
© 2018 Julian Geoghegan
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Triteleia hyacinthina
© 2012 Barry Rice
Triteleia hyacinthina
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Triteleia hyacinthina, 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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Triteleia hyacinthina
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Genus: Triteleia
Closed-cone Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Brodiaea dissimulata
PLANTS: Brodiaea hyacinthina var. lactea
PLANTS: Brodiaea hyacinthina
PLANTS: Hesperoscordum hyacinthinum
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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: Jun 19, 2018).

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