Calflora
Taxon  Report   10263    
Prosartes hookeri  Torr.
Drops of gold
Prosartes hookeri, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Disporum hookeri
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Bloom Period
Family: LILIACEAE  
Genus: Prosartes

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Redwood Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Disporum hookeri var. trachyandrum
JEF: Disporum hookeri
JEF: Prosartes hookeri var. hookeri
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More information about  Prosartes hookeri
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Consortium of California Herbaria 2


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 20, 2020).