Taxon  Report   1266 
Calochortus amabilis  Purdy
Golden fairy lantern,  Golden globelily, Short lily
Calochortus amabilis
© 2009 Terry Dye
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Calochortus amabilis
© 2010 Aaron Schusteff
Calochortus amabilis
© 2010 Aaron Schusteff
Calochortus amabilis, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Calochortus amabilis
© 2009 Leigh Johnson
Genus: Calochortus
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

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