Taxon  Report   4817 
Lilium rubescens  S. Watson
Chaparral lily,  Redwood lily
Lilium rubescens
© 2010 Vernon Smith
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Lilium rubescens
© 2014 Aaron E. Sims and CNPS
Lilium rubescens
© 2014 Sierra Pacific Industries
Lilium rubescens, 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 4.2 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Lilium rubescens
© 2010 Vernon Smith
Family: LILIACEAE  
Genus: Lilium
Communities:
Chaparral, Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Lilium rubescens
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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 29, 2016).

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