Taxon  Report   3630    
Fritillaria biflora  Lindl.  var. ineziana  Jeps.
Hillsborough chocolate lily
Fritillaria biflora var. ineziana
© 1998 John Game
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Fritillaria biflora var. ineziana
© 2012 Toni Corelli
Fritillaria biflora var. ineziana
© 1998 John Game
Fritillaria biflora var. ineziana, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Fritillaria biflora var. ineziana
© 2012 Toni Corelli
Genus: Fritillaria
Parent: Fritillaria biflora
Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland

Serpentine affinity: 5.4; (broad endemic)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS accepted name:
Fritillaria grayana

More information about  Fritillaria biflora var. ineziana
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 22, 2019).