Calflora
Taxon  Report   8223    
Veratrum viride  Aiton
American false hellebore,  Green false hellebore, White false hellebore
Veratrum viride, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Family: MELANTHIACEAE  
Genus: Veratrum
Toxicity: MINOR

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Veratrum viride var. eschscholzianum
PLANTS: Veratrum eschscholtzianum
PLANTS: Veratrum eschscholtzii var. incriminatum
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More information about  Veratrum viride
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (VEVI)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 22, 2019).