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Alkali Mariposa Lily (Calochortus striatus)

  • Alkali Mariposa Lily (Calochortus Striatus) http://www.sagebud.com/alkali-mariposa-lily-calochortus-striatus
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  • Alkali Mariposa Lily (Calochortus Striatus) http://www.sagebud.com/alkali-mariposa-lily-calochortus-striatus
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Alkali Mariposa Lily (Calochortus Striatus) http://www.sagebud.com/alkali-mariposa-lily-calochortus-striatus
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Alkali Mariposa Lily (Calochortus Striatus) http://www.sagebud.com/alkali-mariposa-lily-calochortus-striatus
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Alkali Mariposa Lily (Calochortus Striatus) http://www.sagebud.com/alkali-mariposa-lily-calochortus-striatus
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Alkali Mariposa Lily (Calochortus Striatus) http://www.sagebud.com/alkali-mariposa-lily-calochortus-striatus
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Alkali Mariposa Lily (Calochortus Striatus) http://www.sagebud.com/alkali-mariposa-lily-calochortus-striatus
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Alkali Mariposa Lily (Calochortus Striatus) http://www.sagebud.com/alkali-mariposa-lily-calochortus-striatus
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Alkali Mariposa Lily (Calochortus Striatus) http://www.sagebud.com/alkali-mariposa-lily-calochortus-striatus
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Alkali Mariposa Lily (Calochortus Striatus) http://www.sagebud.com/alkali-mariposa-lily-calochortus-striatus
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
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Calochortus Striatus, or more commonly know as Alkali Mariposa Lily, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Calochortus. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Calochortus Striatus or Alkali Mariposa Lily's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of California and Nevada.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Calochortus
  • Family: Liliaceae
  • Order: Liliales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACW
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 8(FACW) 0(FACW)




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