Calflora
Taxon  Report   1293    
Calochortus monanthus  Ownbey
Single flowered mariposa lily
Calochortus monanthus, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1A (presumed extinct).   CNDDB
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Observation Search
(2 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: Liliaceae  
Genus: Calochortus

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Communities: wetland-riparian, Meadows and seeps

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Calochortus monanthus

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 10/25/2021).