Taxon  Report   1168 
Brodiaea californica  Lindl.
California brodiaea
Brodiaea californica
© 2013 Julie Kierstead Nelson
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Brodiaea californica
© 2012 Jason Matthias Mills
Brodiaea californica
© 2007 Carol W. Witham
Brodiaea californica, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Brodiaea californica
© 2007 Carol W. Witham
Genus: Brodiaea
Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Brodiaea californica var. californica
ICPN: Brodiaea californica ssp. californica
More information about  Brodiaea californica
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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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: Jul 18, 2018).

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