Calflora
Taxon  Report   10096    
Maianthemum racemosum  (L.) Link
Feathery false lily of the valley
Maianthemum racemosum, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
also called Smilacina racemosa

Bloom Period
Family: RUSCACEAE  
Genus: Maianthemum
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Maianthemum racemosum ssp. amplexicaule
JEF: Smilacina racemosa var. amplexicaulis
JEF: Smilacina racemosa var. glabra
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More information about  Maianthemum racemosum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (MARA7)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 23, 2019).