Taxon  Report   2009 
Chlorogalum purpureum  Brandegee  var. reductum  Hoover
Camatta canyon amole
Chlorogalum purpureum var. reductum
© 1982 California Native Plant Society
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Chlorogalum purpureum var. reductum
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Chlorogalum purpureum var. reductum
© 2013 Chris Winchell
Chlorogalum purpureum var. reductum, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Rare and by the Federal Government as 'Threatened '.

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Chlorogalum purpureum var. reductum
© 1981 California Native Plant Society
Genus: Chlorogalum
Parent Record Chlorogalum purpureum
Foothill Woodland
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.5 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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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: Mar 23, 2018).

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