Calflora
Taxon  Report   1299    
Calochortus palmeri  S. Watson  var. palmeri 
Palmer's mariposa lily
Calochortus palmeri var. palmeri, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
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(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

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Family: LILIACEAE  
Genus: Calochortus
Parent: Calochortus palmeri
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Communities: Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Calochortus paludicola
More information about  Calochortus palmeri var. palmeri
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAPAP4)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2019).