Taxon  Report   3634    
Fritillaria glauca  Greene
Siskiyou fritillary,  Siskiyou missionbells
Fritillaria glauca
© 2013 Aaron Schusteff
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Fritillaria glauca
© 2018 Chico Hiking Association
Fritillaria glauca
© 2018 Chico Hiking Association
Fritillaria glauca, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Fritillaria glauca
© 2018 Chico Hiking Association
Genus: Fritillaria
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Serpentine affinity: 4.3; (broad endemic / strong indicator)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Fritillaria glauca
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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).