Calflora
Taxon  Report   1312    
Calochortus uniflorus  Hook. & Arn.
Large flowered star tulip
Calochortus uniflorus
© 2005 Mike Ireland
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Calochortus uniflorus
© 2004 Aaron Schusteff
Calochortus uniflorus
© 2014 Steve Matson
Calochortus uniflorus, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Observation Hotline
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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations



Bloom Period
Calochortus uniflorus
© 2018 Wendy Smit
Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, North Coastal Coniferous Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Serpentine affinity: 1.7; (weak indicator)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

 
More information about  Calochortus uniflorus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAUN)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 20, 2018).

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