Calflora
Taxon  Report   3642    
Fritillaria purdyi  Eastw.
Purdy's fritillary
Fritillaria purdyi, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   CNPS Inventory
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Observation Search
(180 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: LILIACEAE  
Genus: Fritillaria

Serpentine affinity: 4.5; (broad endemic)

Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Fritillaria biflora var. inflexa
More information about  Fritillaria purdyi
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (FRPU3)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 10, 2020).