Calochortus catalinae

Wildflowers Monocots Liliales Liliaceae Calochortus

Calochortus catalinae flowerCatalina mariposa lily.

(Despite the name, this flower is NOT restricted to the Island of Catalina, but is also found on the mainland).

Seen on Santa Cruz trail and Camuesa Canyon Rd (both near Upper Oso campground), blooming in mid-April.

Calochortus catalinae flower side

Calochortus catalinae flower

Calochortus catalinae flower

Calochortus catalinae flower

Calochortus catalinae flowers

Calochortus catalinae plant

Calochortus catalinae seeds
Seedpods

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