Taxon  Report   1282    
Calochortus flexuosus  S. Watson
Winding mariposa lily
Calochortus flexuosus
© 2011 Robert Sivinski
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Calochortus flexuosus
© and Buff Corsi 2000 California Academy of Sciences
Calochortus flexuosus
© 2005 James M. Andre
Calochortus flexuosus, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Calochortus flexuosus
© 1982 Steve Lowens
Genus: Calochortus
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Sagebrush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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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: Nov 13, 2018).

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