Calflora
Taxon  Report   1175    
Brodiaea elegans  Hoover  ssp. elegans 
Harvest brodiaea
Brodiaea elegans ssp. elegans
© 2003 George W. Hartwell
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Brodiaea elegans ssp. elegans
© 2002 Tony Morosco
Brodiaea elegans ssp. elegans
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Brodiaea elegans ssp. elegans, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Brodiaea elegans ssp. elegans
© 2014 John Doyen
Family: THEMIDACEAE  
Genus: Brodiaea
Parent: Brodiaea elegans
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Brodiaea elegans var. mundula
More information about  Brodiaea elegans ssp. elegans
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (BRELE)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 16, 2018).

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