Origin of brodiaea
Examples from the Web for brodiaea
There are four kinds of Bloomeria, all Californian, resembling Brodiaea, but the stamens unlike.
There are many kinds of Brodiaea, among the prettiest western flowers.
Kroeber thinks that the description indicates the wild onion (Brodiaea), called putcu in Coast Miwok, and this is not improbable.Francis Drake and the California Indians, 1579|Robert F. Heizer
There are several kinds of Muilla, much like Brodiaea and very much like Allium, but with no onion taste or smell.