Calflora
Taxon  Report   3623    
Fritillaria affinis  (Schult. & Schult. f.) Sealy
Checker lily,   Mission bells
Fritillaria affinis, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California.
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Bloom Period
Family: Liliaceae  
Genus: Fritillaria

Ultramafic affinity: 2 - weak indicator

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEFFritillaria affinis var. affinis
JEFFritillaria affinis var. tristulis
JEFFritillaria lanceolata var. tristulis
JEFFritillaria lanceolata
JEFFritillaria phaeanthera
More information about  Fritillaria affinis

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: 04/14/2021).