Calochortus tolmiei Hook. & Arn.
Liliaceae (Lily Family)
Synonym(s): Calochortus caeruleus var. maweanus, Calochortus coeruleus var. maweanus, Calochortus elegans var. lobbii, Calochortus maweanus, Calochortus purdyi
USDA Symbol: CATO
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Size Class: 0-1 ft.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Pink , Purple
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul
BenefitUse Food: Bulb consumed by indigenous peoples.
Conspicuous Flowers: yes
Find Seed or Plants
Find seed sources for this species at the Native Seed Network.
From the National Suppliers DirectoryAccording to the inventory provided by Associate Suppliers, this plant is available at the following locations:
Oregon Native Plant Nursery - Woodburn, OR
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR
BibliographyBibref 1218 - Tending the Wild: Native American Knowledge and the Management of California's Natural Resources (2006) Anderson, M. Kat
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Calochortus tolmiei in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Calochortus tolmiei in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Calochortus tolmiei
MetadataRecord Modified: 2008-10-20
Research By: TWC Staff