Taxon  Report   2722 
Dichelostemma ida-maia  (Alph. Wood) Greene
Firecracker brodiaea,  Firecracker flower
Dichelostemma ida-maia
© 2015 John Doyen
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Dichelostemma ida-maia
© 2003 Hartmut Wisch
Dichelostemma ida-maia
© 2003 Hartmut Wisch
Dichelostemma ida-maia, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Dichelostemma ida-maia
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Genus: Dichelostemma
Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Brevoortia ida-maia
PLANTS: Brodiaea ida-maia
ICPN: Brodiaea venusta
More information about  Dichelostemma ida-maia
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This plant is available commercially.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 22, 2018).

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