EPPO Global Database

Anticlea elegans(ZIGEL)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ZIGEL
  • Preferred name: Anticlea elegans
  • Authority: (Pursh) Rydberg


Mainly Western USA (including Alaska) and Canada, but an eastern race extends to Midwest and East Coast

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Anticlea chlorantha (Richardson) Rydberg
Anticlea coloradensis (Rydberg) Rydberg
Zigadenus alpinus Blankinship
Zigadenus elegans Pursh

Common names
Name Language
alkali grass English (US)
elegant camas English
mountain death camas English (US)
white camas English (US)