Taxon  Report   3637    
Fritillaria micrantha  A. Heller
Brown bells,  Brown fritillary
Fritillaria micrantha
© 2006 Steve Matson
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Fritillaria micrantha
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Fritillaria micrantha
© 2014 Debra L. Cook
Fritillaria micrantha, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Fritillaria micrantha
© 2016 Ray Gill
Genus: Fritillaria
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Fritillaria multiflora
PLANTS: Fritillaria parviflora
PLANTS: Fritillaria purpusii
More information about  Fritillaria micrantha
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 17, 2019).