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Zigadenus micranthus var. fontanus

Zigadenus micranthus Eastw. var. fontanus (Eastw.) O.S. Walsh ex McNeal

Marsh Zigadenus, Small-flower Death Camas, Smallflower Deathcamas

Liliaceae (Lily family)

Synonym(s): Zigadenus fontanus


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 3 feet tall.
Leaf: Leaves up to about 32 inches long.

Bloom Information

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



Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Zigadenus micranthus var. fontanus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Zigadenus micranthus var. fontanus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Zigadenus micranthus var. fontanus


Record Modified: 2019-10-21
Research By: CBR

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