Taxon  Report   1264 
Calochortus albus  Benth.
White fairy lantern,  White globe lily
Calochortus albus
© 2003 Michael Charters
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Calochortus albus
© Jo-Ann Ordano 2000 California Academy of Sciences
Calochortus albus, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Calochortus albus
© 2001 Jeff Abbas
Genus: Calochortus
Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Calochortus albus var. rubellus
More information about  Calochortus albus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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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