Calflora
Observation  Detail
Plant Name   Calochortus panamintensis
Panamint mariposa lily
Observer John L. Thompson    PROFILE
Date 2020-06-29
County Inyo What Grows Here?
Coordinates 36.23430, -117.07080
LOCATION CLOSEUP
Elevation 2310 meters
Location Description Wildrose Canyon, Death Valley National Park, in a somewhat dry opening or meadow just west of Wildrose Canyon Road (Charcoal Kilns Road), uphill from Thorndike Campground.
Notes Up to 200 Calochortus panamintensis in bloom in a meadow in the juniper/pine forest above Thorndyke Campground.
Area Size 598.3 Square Meters
# of Plants 101 - 1000
Calflora ID mu5487
Added 2020-07-05 Plant Observation Entry
Location Quality HIGH (3)
Error Radius 50  meters
ContextOther Plant Observations at this location
© 2020 John L. Thompson     CC BY-NC 4.0
Panamint Mariposa Lily (Calochortus panamintensis) in profile, growing under the shade of pine trees at meadow's edge..
© 2020 John L. Thompson     CC BY-NC 4.0
Panamint Mariposa Lily (Calochortus panamintensis)
© 2020 John L. Thompson     CC BY-NC 4.0
Panamint Mariposa Lily (Calochortus panamintensis) - a specimen that had lost one of its petals in the field, offering a nice look at the nectary and other structues.
© 2020 John L. Thompson     CC BY-NC 4.0
Panamint Mariposa Lily (Calochortus panamintensis), specimen with pink tinge, not particularly common but also far from the only instance.
© 2020 John L. Thompson     CC BY-NC 4.0
Panamint Mariposa Lily (Calochortus panamintensis), context photo for the larger meadow.