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Tolmie's mariposa-lily
Calochortus tolmiei
Tolmie's mariposa-lily Lily Family
Calochortus tolmiei Liliaceae
common names
  Tolmie's mariposa-lily
  pussy ears
accepted scientific name
  Calochortus tolmiei Hook. & Arn.
rules for finding collection records
  Calochortus tolmiei (1687)
family name
Image Author: ©2012 Bill Bouton
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Three petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is 0.75 to 1.5 inches
Leaf: Basal
Plant Observed 3rd week of March thru 3rd week of July

How Likely at this Location (30%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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