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Plant Details

Camassia scilloides

wild hyacinth

Scientific Name:

Camassia scilloides

Common Name:

wild hyacinth

Plant Family

Agavaceae (Agave Family)

Native/Alien:

Native

Type:

Perennial

Bloom Color(s):

Blue

Size in Feet:

2

Light:

Shade

Soil Moisture:

Mesic(*)

Bloom Time:

April - May

Bloom Area:

Piedmont

State Rank:

S1 - 1-5 Extant Populations - Critically imperiled in NC because of extreme rarity or because of some factor(s) making it especially vulnerable to extirpation (local extinction) from NC (*)

Global Rank:

G4 - 100-1000 Extant Populations - Apparently secure in the world, with many occurrences (*)

State Status:

T - Threatened (*)

Habitat

April 2007

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Riddick Ricks

Plant

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Riddick Ricks

Blooms

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Riddick Ricks

Links:

USDA PLANTS Database Record


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