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Calochortus umbellatus (Oakland mariposa lily)
Miller, Holmes O.

Calochortus umbellatus

Calochortus umbellatus Alph. Wood

Oakland Mariposa Lily

Liliaceae (Lily Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: CAUM

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

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

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun

Distribution

USA: CA

Benefit

Use Food: Bulb consumed by indigenous peoples.
Conspicuous Flowers: yes

Additional resources

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

Metadata

Record Modified: 2008-10-20
Research By: TWC Staff

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