Taxon  Report   1312 
Calochortus uniflorus  Hook. & Arn.
large flowered star tulip
Calochortus uniflorus, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.2 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, North Coastal Coniferous Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.7 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: LILIACEAE  
Genus: Calochortus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Calochortus uniflorus  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAUN)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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