Taxon  Report   3494 
Erythronium citrinum  S. Watson
Cream fawnlily,  Lemon colored fawn lily
Erythronium citrinum
© 2007 Shawn DeCew
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Erythronium citrinum
© 2010 Sierra Pacific Industries
Erythronium citrinum
© 2015 John Doyen
Erythronium citrinum, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders, Oregon.

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Erythronium citrinum
© 2003 Norman Jensen
Yellow Pine Forest, Chaparral
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

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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: Jul 18, 2018).

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