Calflora
Taxon  Report   1296 
Calochortus obispoensis  Lemmon
San luis mariposa lily
Calochortus obispoensis
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
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Calochortus obispoensis
© 1993 Dean Wm. Taylor
Calochortus obispoensis, 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 obispoensis
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Family: LILIACEAE  
Genus: Calochortus
Communities:
Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.4 (broad endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Calochortus obispoensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAOB)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 19, 2018).

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