Taxon  Report   3646 
Fritillaria viridea  Kellogg
San Benito fritillary

Fritillaria viridea
© 2005 David A. Tharp
Fritillaria viridea, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Fritillaria viridea
© 2010 Aaron Schusteff
Genus: Fritillaria
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   6.2 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Liliorhiza viridea
 Information about  Fritillaria viridea  from other sources:

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.

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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 04, 2015).

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