Taxon  Report   2740    
Disporum hookeri  (Torr.) G. Nicholson  
(no longer an active name)
Drops of gold,  Fairy bells, Hooker's fairy bell
Disporum hookeri, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Genus: Disporum
Habitat: slopes

Communities: Redwood Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

PLANTS other name:
Prosartes hookeri var. hookeri

JEF other name:
Prosartes hookeri

NOTE: Disporum hookeri is no longer an active name.
More information about  Disporum hookeri
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: May 31, 2020).