Calflora
Taxon  Report   1168    
Brodiaea californica  Lindl.
California brodiaea
Brodiaea californica
© 2007 Carol W. Witham
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
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, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Brodiaea californica
© 2013 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
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.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (BRCA4)

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 18, 2018).

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