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Calochortus aureus
golden mariposa lily Lily Family
Calochortus aureus Liliaceae
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common name
  golden mariposa lily
accepted scientific name
  Calochortus aureus S. Watson
rules for finding collection records
  Calochortus aureus (172)
  Calochortus nuttallii aureus (36)
family name
  Liliaceae
Image Author: ©2008 Bryant Olsen
Image License: CC BY-NC
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Three petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Basal, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of April thru 1st week of July
Native to the southwestern United States

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Wikipedia
eFloras.org
SEINet (2)
USDA PLANTS profile
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J. Reveal (53)
Cal Photos (6)
Wikimedia Commons (2)
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