Taxon  Report   1302 
Calochortus plummerae  Greene
Plummer's mariposa lily
Calochortus plummerae
© 2015 Jara Fairchild
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Calochortus plummerae
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Calochortus plummerae
© 2007 David L. Magney
Calochortus plummerae, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Calochortus plummerae
© 1982 Steve Lowens
Genus: Calochortus
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Coastal Sage Scrub, Valley Grassland
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Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Calochortus plummerae
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Aug 15, 2018).

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