Calflora
Taxon  Report   10457 
Watsonia meriana  (L.) Mill.
Bulbil bugle lily
Watsonia meriana
© 2011 Vernon Smith
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Watsonia meriana
© 2010 Eric Wrubel
Watsonia meriana
© 2010 Eric Wrubel
Watsonia meriana, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Limited

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Watsonia meriana
© 2015 Asa Spade
Family: IRIDACEAE  
Genus: Watsonia
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Watsonia angusta
ICPN + PLANTS: Watsonia bulbillifera
ICPN: Watsonia bulbillifer
More information about  Watsonia meriana
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (WAME)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 18, 2018).

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