Taxon  Report   1272 
Calochortus clavatus  S. Watson  var. avius  Jeps.
Pleasant valley mariposa lily
Calochortus clavatus var. avius
© 2006 Dean Wm. Taylor
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Calochortus clavatus var. avius
© 2002 Steve Tyron
Calochortus clavatus var. avius, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Calochortus clavatus var. avius
© 2008 Steven Perry
Genus: Calochortus
Parent Record Calochortus clavatus
Yellow Pine Forest
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 20, 2018).

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