Taxon  Report   9753 
Camassia leichtlinii  (Baker) S. Watson
large camas
Camassia leichtlinii, 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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Camassia leichtlinii
© 2007 Jerry Murray
Camassia leichtlinii
© 2007 Jerry Murray
Camassia leichtlinii
© 2007 Louis-M. Landry
Douglas-Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Genus: Camassia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Camassia leichtlinii ssp. suksdorfii
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: May 24, 2015).

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