Taxon  Report   2721    
Dichelostemma congestum  (Sm.) Kunth
Fork toothed ookow,  Ookow
Dichelostemma congestum, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Dichelostemma
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Brodiaea congesta
JEF: Hookera congesta
More information about  Dichelostemma congestum
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Mar 28, 2020).