Observation  Detail
Plant Name   Calochortus pulchellus
Mt. diablo fairy lantern
Observer Eddie Risse    PROFILE
Date 2017-05-09
County Contra Costa What Grows Here?
Coordinates 37.89533, -121.94094
Elevation 380 meters
Location Description The Mt. Diablo fairy lantern is a rare species that grows in chaparral and woodland habitats, currently only known on the bayside western slopes of Mount Diablo. It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2
Notes Calochortus pulchellus is a rare species of flowering plant in the lily family known by the common name Mt. Diablo fairy-lantern or Mount Diablo globelily. Calochortus pulchellus is endemic to California, where it is mainly restricted to Mount Diablo of the Diablo Range.
Calflora ID po34296
Added 2017-05-09 Plant Observation Entry
Location Quality HIGH (2)
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