Taxon  Report   3500 
Erythronium hendersonii  S. Watson
Henderson's fawn lily,  Henderson's fawnlily
Erythronium hendersonii
© 2009 Vernon Smith
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Erythronium hendersonii
© Robert Potts2001 California Academy of Sciences
Erythronium hendersonii, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and Oregon.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Erythronium hendersonii
© 2005 Jerry Murray
Genus: Erythronium
Yellow Pine Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.5 (strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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More information about  Erythronium hendersonii
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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 26, 2016).

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