Taxon  Report   9259 
Triantha occidentalis  (S. Watson) R. R. Gates  ssp. occidentalis 
Western false asphodel
Triantha occidentalis ssp. occidentalis
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Triantha occidentalis ssp. occidentalis
© 2009 Anna Bennett
Triantha occidentalis ssp. occidentalis
© 2001 Doreen L. Smith
Triantha occidentalis ssp. occidentalis, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Triantha occidentalis ssp. occidentalis
© 2004 Steve Matson
Genus: Triantha
Parent Record Triantha occidentalis
Yellow Pine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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PLANTS: Tofieldia glutinosa ssp. occidentalis
PLANTS: Tofieldia glutinosa var. occidentalis
PLANTS: Tofieldia occidentalis
ICPN: Tofieldia occidentalis ssp. occidentalis
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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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