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Calochortus gunnisonii (Gunnison's mariposa lily)
Beckers, Eric

Calochortus gunnisonii

Calochortus gunnisonii S. Watson

Gunnison's Mariposa Lily, Sego Lily

Liliaceae (Lily Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Purple
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul
Bloom Notes: cream colored


USA: AZ , CO , MT , NE , NM , SD , UT , WY

Additional resources

USDA: Find Calochortus gunnisonii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Calochortus gunnisonii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Calochortus gunnisonii


Record Modified: 2015-05-06
Research By: TWC Staff

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