Taxon  Report   9746    
Calochortus elegans  Pursh  var. oreophilus  Ownbey
Elegant mariposa lily
Calochortus elegans var. oreophilus, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Genus: Calochortus
Parent: Calochortus elegans
Serpentine affinity: 2; (weak indicator)
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

More information about  Calochortus elegans var. oreophilus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jun 06, 2020).