Taxon  Report   3628 
Fritillaria biflora  Lindley
Chocolate lily
Fritillaria biflora
© 2011 Zoya Akulova
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Fritillaria biflora
© 2006 Steven Thorsted
Fritillaria biflora
© and Buff Corsi 2009 California Academy of Sciences
Fritillaria biflora, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Fritillaria biflora
© 2006 Steven Thorsted
Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Fritillaria biflora var. biflora
PLANTS: Fritillaria kamtschatcensis
ICPN: Fritillaria grayana
More information about  Fritillaria biflora
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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: Feb 17, 2018).

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