Taxon  Report   13049    
Chasmanthe bicolor  (Gasp.) N.E.Br.
Chasmanthe bicolor
© 2011 Vernon Smith
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Chasmanthe bicolor
© 2018 John Doyen
Chasmanthe bicolor
© 2018 John Doyen
Chasmanthe bicolor, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Note: from Western Cape Province, South Africa

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Chasmanthe bicolor
© 2018 John Doyen
Genus: Chasmanthe
More information about  Chasmanthe bicolor
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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:   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).