Taxon  Report   2005 
Chlorogalum pomeridianum  (DC.) Kunth  var. minus  Hoover
Dwarf soaproot,  Wavyleaf soap plant
Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. minus
© 2011 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
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Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. minus
© 2011 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. minus, 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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Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. minus
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Genus: Chlorogalum
Parent Record Chlorogalum pomeridianum
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   6.1 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 27, 2016).

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