Calflora
Taxon  Report   11103    
Toxicoscordion fremontii  (Torr.) Rydb.
Fremont's death camas,  Fremont's star lily
Toxicoscordion fremontii, 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 Zigadenus fremontii
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

Toxicity: MAJOR

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Valley Grassland, Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Alkali Sink

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEF: Zigadenus fremontii var. inezianus
JEF: Zigadenus fremontii var. minor
JEF: Zigadenus fremontii var. salsus
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More information about  Toxicoscordion fremontii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

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Landscape information from Calscape

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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: Dec 05, 2020).