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Vascular Plants of California
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Key to Veratrum

View taxon page for Veratrum

(For a list of species in Veratrum, use the above link.)

Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Ovary woolly, fruit ± woolly; outer perianth parts irregularly shallowly  ..... V. insolitum

1' Ovary, fruit glabrous or with only a few straight hairs, not woolly; perianth parts  to deeply fringed

2. Perianth deeply fringed ..... V. fimbriatum

2' Perianth entire to finely 

3. Inflorescence dense, branches crowded,  to  ..... V. californicum var. californicum

3' Inflorescence open, branches ± spaced, lower drooping ..... V. viride



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