Taxon  Report   1302    
Calochortus plummerae  Greene
Plummer's mariposa lily
Calochortus plummerae
© 1982 Steve Lowens
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Calochortus plummerae
© 2017 Wendy Walker
Calochortus plummerae
© 2017 Wendy Walker
Calochortus plummerae, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Calochortus plummerae
© 2015 Renee Wong
Genus: Calochortus
Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Coastal Sage Scrub, Valley Grassland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Calochortus plummerae
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).