Calflora
Taxon  Report   1312    
Calochortus uniflorus  Hook. & Arn.
Large flowered star tulip
Calochortus uniflorus, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   CNPS Inventory
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Observation Search
(270 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: LILIACEAE  
Genus: Calochortus

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Ultramafic affinity: 1.7; (weak indicator)

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, North Coastal Coniferous Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

 
More information about  Calochortus uniflorus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAUN)


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: Aug 13, 2020).