Taxon  Report   2004    
Chlorogalum pomeridianum  (DC.) Kunth  var. divaricatum  (Lindl.) Hoover
Soap plant,  Spreading soaproot, Wavyleaf soap plant
Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. divaricatum
© 2009 Jorg Fleige
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Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. divaricatum, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. divaricatum
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Ornithogalum divaricatum
More information about  Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. divaricatum
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 23, 2019).