Taxon  Report   2266    
Clintonia uniflora  (Menzies ex Schult. & Schult. f.) Kunth
Bride's bonnet
Clintonia uniflora
© 2015 Mary Hultgren
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Clintonia uniflora
© 2018 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Clintonia uniflora
© 2019 Belinda Lo
Clintonia uniflora, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Clintonia uniflora
© 2012 Steven Perry
Genus: Clintonia
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Smilacina borealis var. uniflora
More information about  Clintonia uniflora
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 19, 2019).