CPC Plant Profile: Tehama County Soaproot
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Tehama County Soaproot (Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. minus)

  • Global Rank: T2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Asparagaceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 135678
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 12/15/2020

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  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, Santa Barbara Botanic Garden holds 3 accessions of Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. minus in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 300 seeds of this species in their collection - although some may have been used for curation testing or sent to back up.

  • 08/05/2020
  • Seed Collection

Based on an August 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, Santa Barbara Botanic Garden has collected 3 seed accessions of Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. minus from 2 plant occurrences listed in the California Natural Diversity Database. These collections together emcompass 60 maternal plants

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Taxon Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. minus
Authority Hoover
Family Asparagaceae
CPC Number 15447
ITIS 527335
Common Names
Associated Scientific Names Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. minus
State Rank
State State Rank
California S2S3

Ecological Relationships

Common Name Name in Text Association Type Source InteractionID
Bees Confirmed Pollinator Link
Lead Institution State Reintroduction Type Year of First Outplanting

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