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 and is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Brodiaea rosea
© 2014 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Genus: Brodiaea
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 TJM2 + CNPS
PLANTS accepted name: Brodiaea coronaria ssp. rosea
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TJM2 + CNPS: Brodiaea coronaria ssp. rosea
More information about  Brodiaea rosea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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: Mar 17, 2018).

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