Taxon  Report   8223 
Veratrum viride  Aiton
American false hellebore,  White false hellebore, green false hellebore

Veratrum viride
© 2010 Keir Morse
Veratrum viride, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Veratrum viride
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Veratrum
Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Veratrum eschscholtzianum
PLANTS: Veratrum eschscholtzii var. incriminatum
PLANTS: Veratrum eschscholtzii
PLANTS: Veratrum viride ssp. eschscholtzii
PLANTS: Veratrum viride var. eschscholtzii
TJM2: Veratrum viride var. eschscholzianum
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 13, 2015).

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