Calflora
Taxon  Report   8163    
Triteleia montana  Hoover
Mountain triteleia,  Sierra triteleia, Slender brodiaea, Slender triplet lily
Triteleia montana
© 2009 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Triteleia montana
© 2009 Keir Morse
Triteleia montana
© 2009 Keir Morse
Triteleia montana, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Triteleia montana
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Family: THEMIDACEAE  
Genus: Triteleia
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest

Habitat: ridges

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Brodiaea gracilis
PLANTS: Triteleia gracilis
More information about  Triteleia montana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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 (TRMO11)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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 16, 2018).

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