Taxon  Report   1319 
Calochortus westonii  Eastw.
Shirley Meadows star tulip
Calochortus westonii , a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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 westonii
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Calochortus westonii
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Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest
Habitat: meadows [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: LILIACEAE  
Genus: Calochortus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Calochortus caeruleus var. westonii
TJM2 + PLANTS: Calochortus coeruleus var. westonii
 Information about  Calochortus westonii  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CAWE2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 16, 2014).

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