Calflora
Taxon  Report   11428    
Brodiaea nana  Hoover
Dwarf Brodiaea,  Vernal Pool Brodiaea
Brodiaea nana
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Brodiaea nana
© 2015 John Doyen
Brodiaea nana
© 1995 Gary A. Monroe
Brodiaea nana, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Brodiaea nana
© 2004 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Brodiaea minor var. nana
More information about  Brodiaea nana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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 21, 2018).

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