Taxon  Report   8383    
Zigadenus fremontii  (Torr.) S. Watson  
(no longer an active name)
Chaparral zygadene,  Death camas, Fremont's death camas, Fremont's deathcamas, Fremont's star lily, Starlily, Zygadene
Zigadenus fremontii, 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
Genus: Zigadenus
Toxicity: MAJOR

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Valley Grassland, Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Alkali Sink

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Toxicoscordion fremontii

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Anticlea fremontii
PLANTS: Zigadenus fremontii var. inezianus
PLANTS: Zigadenus fremontii var. minor
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NOTE: Zigadenus fremontii is no longer an active name.
More information about  Zigadenus fremontii
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: Apr 09, 2020).