Calflora
Taxon  Report   8388    
Zigadenus venenosus  S. Watson  var. venenosus   
(no longer an active name)
Death camas,  Meadow deathcamas
Zigadenus venenosus var. venenosus, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Family: LILIACEAE  
Genus: Zigadenus
Parent: Zigadenus venenosus
Toxicity: MAJOR

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Sage Scrub, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Toxicoscordion venenosum var. venenosum

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

USDA PLANTS Profile (ZIVEV)


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: Oct 15, 2019).