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Authors: Torr.  

Botanical Description

Height 25-50cm Leaves five to six, broadly ovate, 15-30cm long. Flowers bell-shaped, 1-1.8cm long, pink to reddish-purple, many in terminal umbels, sometimes with a few smaller lateral cluster. Fruits glossy dark blue, 5-10mm wide. California, in coastal woods. This is the most spectacular species with its large leaves and conspicuous flowers and fruits, the latter usually carried for several weeks.