Taxon  Report   8154    
Triteleia hyacinthina  (Lindl.) Greene
White brodiaea,   Wild hyacinth
Triteleia hyacinthina, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
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: Triteleia

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Closed-cone Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEFAllium lacteum
JEFAllium tilingii
JEF + PLANTSBrodiaea dissimulata
JEF + PLANTSBrodiaea hyacinthina var. lactea
JEFBrodiaea hyacinthina var. lilacina
More information about  Triteleia hyacinthina

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:   (Accessed: 10/20/2021).