Taxon  Report   8161    
Triteleia lilacina  Greene
Foothill triteleia,  Lilac pretty face
Triteleia lilacina
© 2009 Barry Rice
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Triteleia lilacina, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Triteleia lilacina
© 2005 Steve Matson
Genus: Triteleia
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

More information about  Triteleia lilacina
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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 22, 2019).