Fritillaria glauca


Erythea 1: 153. 1893.

Treatment appears in FNA Volume 26. Treatment on page 169. Mentioned on page 166.

Bulb scales: large 3–9; small 1–9. Stem 0.8–2 dm. Leaves 2–4, alternate, 3.5–9 cm; blade lanceolate-oblong, sickle-shaped, glaucous. Flowers nodding; tepals purplish or greenish marked with yellow, lanceolate-oblong, 1.5–2.5 cm, apex not recurved; nectaries green with maroon dots, broadly lanceolate, less than 1/2 tepal length; style obviously branched for 1/2 its length, branches longer than 1.5 mm. Capsules broadly winged. 2n = 24.

Phenology: Flowering Jun–Jul.
Habitat: Serpentine talus slopes
Elevation: 600–2100 m


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Lower Taxa