Calflora
Taxon  Report   1310    
Calochortus tolmiei  Hook. & Arn.
Hairy star tulip,   Tolmie star tulip,   Tolmie's star tulip,   White pussy ears
Calochortus tolmiei, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
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Bloom Period
Family: Liliaceae  
Genus: Calochortus

Communities: Redwood Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSCalochortus caeruleus var. maweanus
PLANTSCalochortus coeruleus var. maweanus
PLANTSCalochortus elegans var. lobbii
PLANTSCalochortus maweanus
PLANTSCalochortus purdyi
More information about  Calochortus tolmiei

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: 04/14/2021).