Taxon  Report   1172    
Brodiaea coronaria  (Salisb.) Engl.  ssp. coronaria   
(no longer an active name)
Crown brodiaea,  Early harvest brodiaea, Harvest brodiaea
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Brodiaea coronaria ssp. coronaria, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California.

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Genus: Brodiaea
Parent: Brodiaea coronaria
Communities: wetland-riparian

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

Serpentine affinity: 1; (weak indicator / indifferent)

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Brodiaea coronaria

Alternate Names:
NOTE: Brodiaea coronaria ssp. coronaria is no longer an active name.
More information about  Brodiaea coronaria ssp. coronaria
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 20, 2019).