Calflora
Taxon  Report   9754    
Camassia leichtlinii  (Baker) S. Watson  ssp. suksdorfii  (Greenm.) Gould
Suksdorf's large camas
Camassia leichtlinii ssp. suksdorfii, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: AGAVACEAE  
Genus: Camassia
Parent: Camassia leichtlinii
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Communities: Douglas-Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Camassia leichtlinii var. suksdorfii
PLANTS: Camassia suksdorfii
ICPN: Camassia quamash ssp. quamash
More information about  Camassia leichtlinii ssp. suksdorfii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CALES2)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: Mar 26, 2019).