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Triteleia ixioides (Prettyface)
Cox, Fran

Triteleia ixioides

Triteleia ixioides (W.T. Aiton) Greene

Prettyface

Liliaceae (Lily Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: TRIX

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

Yellow, funnel-shaped flowers in an umbel atop a leafless stalk with few long, narrow, grass-like leaves at base.

Some plants have cream, straw-colored, or dull yellow flowers, and in some others flowers become purplish with age.

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug

Distribution

USA: CA , OR
Native Distribution: Southern Oregon south to southern California.
Native Habitat: Grassy, open areas and in open woods from low to high elevations.

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FAC FAC
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Triteleia ixioides in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Triteleia ixioides in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Triteleia ixioides

Metadata

Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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