Calflora
Taxon  Report   2266    
Clintonia uniflora  (Menzies ex Schult. & Schult. f.) Kunth
Bride's bonnet
Clintonia uniflora
© 2009 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Clintonia uniflora
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Clintonia uniflora
© 2012 Steven Perry
Clintonia uniflora, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Clintonia uniflora
© 2018 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Smilacina borealis var. uniflora
More information about  Clintonia uniflora
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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 (CLUN2)

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 15, 2018).

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