Taxon  Report   3503    
Erythronium klamathense  Applegate
Klamath fawn lily,  Klamath fawnlily
Erythronium klamathense
© 1999 John Game
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Erythronium klamathense
© 1999 John Game
Erythronium klamathense, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, Oregon.
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Erythronium klamathense
© 2013 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Genus: Erythronium
Communities: Lodgepole Forest, Red Fir Forest

Habitat: meadows

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Erythronium klamathense
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
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 23, 2019).