Calflora
Taxon  Report   8385    
Zigadenus micranthus  Eastw.  var. fontanus  (Eastw.) McNeal  
(no longer an active name; please see Toxicoscordion fontanum)
Fountain death camas,  Smallflower deathcamas
Zigadenus micranthus var. fontanus, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Family: LILIACEAE  
Genus: Zigadenus
Parent: Zigadenus micranthus
Toxicity: MAJOR

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Serpentine affinity: 3.8; (broad endemic / strong indicator)

Communities: Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF + CNPS other name:
Toxicoscordion fontanum

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

USDA PLANTS Profile (ZIMIF2)


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: Nov 19, 2019).