Taxon  Report   1283 
Calochortus greenei  S. Watson
Greene's mariposa lily

Calochortus greenei
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
Calochortus greenei
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
Calochortus greenei
© 1996 Dean Wm. Taylor
Calochortus greenei, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and Oregon.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Calochortus greenei
© 1980 Steve Lowens
Genus: Calochortus
Red Fir Forest, Northern Juniper Woodland
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   6 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 01, 2015).

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