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yellow mariposa lily
Calochortus luteus
Calochortus luteus
yellow mariposa lily Lily Family
Calochortus luteus Liliaceae
common name
  yellow mariposa lily
accepted scientific name
  Calochortus luteus Douglas ex Lindl.
rules for finding collection records
  Calochortus luteus (1444)
  exclude Calochortus luteus citrinus
  exclude Calochortus luteus oculatus
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Image Author: ©2012 Eugene Zelenko
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Three petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 1.5 to 2.5 inches
Leaf: Basal
Plant Observed 2nd week of April thru 2nd week of July

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (81%)
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