Taxon  Report   2005    
Chlorogalum pomeridianum  (DC.) Kunth  var. minus  Hoover
Dwarf soaproot,  Wavyleaf soap plant
Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. minus, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Serpentine affinity: 6.1; (strict endemic)

Communities: Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. minus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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: Aug 19, 2019).