Calflora
Taxon  Report   1176    
Brodiaea elegans  Hoover  ssp. hooveri  T. F. Niehaus
Hoover's brodiaea,   Hoover's harvest brodiaea
Brodiaea elegans ssp. hooveri, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period
Family: Themidaceae  
Genus: Brodiaea
Parent: Brodiaea elegans

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

More information about  Brodiaea elegans ssp. hooveri
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
USDA PLANTS Profile (BRELH)

BONAP Distribution Map


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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 08/05/2021).