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Calochortus subalpinus (Subalpine mariposa lily)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Calochortus subalpinus

Calochortus subalpinus Piper

Subalpine Mariposa Lily

Liliaceae (Lily Family)

Synonym(s): Calochortus lobbii

USDA Symbol: CASU2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow , Purple
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug



Growing Conditions

Water Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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