Taxon  Report   9513    
Prosartes smithii  (Hook.) Utech, Shinwari, & Kawano
Largeflower fairybells
Prosartes smithii
© 2018 Saskia Raether
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Prosartes smithii
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Prosartes smithii
© 2012 Jason Matthias Mills
Prosartes smithii, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Prosartes smithii
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Genus: Prosartes
Communities: Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Prosartes menziesii
PLANTS: Uvularia smithii
ICPN + PLANTS: Disporum smithii
More information about  Prosartes smithii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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:   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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