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Disporum smithii  (Hook.) Piper

(not an active name)

Coast fairy bells,   Fairy lantern,   Large flowered fairy bell,   Largeflower fairybells
Disporum smithii is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
also called Prosartes smithii
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Genus: Disporum
Family: Liliaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Monocot
Jepson eFlora section: monocot

Communities: Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest
Name Status:

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTSProsartes smithii
Information about  Disporum smithii from other sources
Nursery 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. [web application]. 2024. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 07/17/2024).