Taxon  Report   8381    
Zigadenus brevibracteatus  (M. E. Jones) H. M. Hall  
(no longer an active name)
Desert death camas,  Desert deathcamas, Desert zygadene
Zigadenus brevibracteatus, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
Genus: Zigadenus
Toxicity: MAJOR

Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Foothill Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Toxicoscordion brevibracteatum

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Zigadenus fremontii var. brevibracteatus
NOTE: Zigadenus brevibracteatus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Zigadenus brevibracteatus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: Sep 22, 2019).