Taxon  Report   8163    
Triteleia montana  Hoover
Mountain triteleia,  Sierra triteleia, Slender brodiaea, Slender triplet lily
Triteleia montana
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Triteleia montana
© 2009 Keir Morse
Triteleia montana
© 2009 Keir Morse
Triteleia montana, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Triteleia montana
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Genus: Triteleia
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest

Habitat: ridges

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Brodiaea gracilis
PLANTS: Triteleia gracilis
More information about  Triteleia montana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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 24, 2019).