Calflora
Taxon  Report   11429 
Brodiaea rosea  (Greene) Baker
Indian valley brodiaea
Brodiaea rosea
© 2014 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
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Brodiaea rosea
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Brodiaea rosea
© 2015 Steve Matson
Brodiaea rosea, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered .

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Observation Hotline
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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
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Plant Characteristics
and Associations



Bloom Period
Brodiaea rosea
© 2014 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Family: THEMIDACEAE   (PLANTS: LILIACEAE)
Genus: Brodiaea
Communities:
Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Closed-cone Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.5 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS
PLANTS accepted name: Brodiaea coronaria ssp. rosea
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN + CNPS: Brodiaea coronaria ssp. rosea
ICPN: Hookera rosea
More information about  Brodiaea rosea
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

USDA PLANTS Profile (BRCOR2)

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: Sep 18, 2018).

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