Taxon  Report   1181 
Brodiaea minor  (Benth.) S. Watson
Dwarf brodiaea,  Low brodiaea
Brodiaea minor
© 2004 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
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Brodiaea minor
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Brodiaea minor
© 2012 Jason Matthias Mills
Brodiaea minor, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Brodiaea minor
© 2015 John Doyen
Genus: Brodiaea
Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.2 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Brodiaea grandiflora var. minor
PLANTS: Hookera minor
TJM2 + PLANTS: Brodiaea purdyi
More information about  Brodiaea minor
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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: Feb 21, 2018).

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