Calflora
Taxon  Report   8159    
Triteleia ixioides  (W. T. Aiton) Greene  ssp. scabra  (Greene) L. W. Lenz
Foothill triteleia,  Prettyface
Triteleia ixioides ssp. scabra
© 2017 Dee Shea Himes
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Triteleia ixioides ssp. scabra
© 2015 Barry Rice
Triteleia ixioides ssp. scabra
© 2012 Barry Rice
Triteleia ixioides ssp. scabra, 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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Triteleia ixioides ssp. scabra
© 2003 Michael Charters
Family: THEMIDACEAE  
Genus: Triteleia
Parent: Triteleia ixioides
Communities: wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Brodiaea lutea var. scabra
PLANTS: Brodiaea scabra
PLANTS: Calliprora scabra
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More information about  Triteleia ixioides ssp. scabra
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (TRIXS)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).