Calflora
Taxon  Report   4817    
Lilium rubescens  S. Watson
Chaparral lily,   Redwood lily
Lilium rubescens, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   CNDDB
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Observation Search
(222 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: Liliaceae  
Genus: Lilium

Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS

Ultramafic affinity: 2 - weak indicator

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEFLilium washingtonianum var. purpureum
More information about  Lilium rubescens

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: 10/20/2021).