Page author: David Giblin
Calochortus elegans var. elegans
elegant cat's ear, northwest mariposa lily
WTU specimens
Other herbaria

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in the southeastern counties in Washington; southeastern Washington to adjacent northeastern Oregon, east to central Idaho and western Montana.

Habitat: Grassy hillsides and open coniferous forests, middle to high elvations in the mountains.

Flowers: May-June

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Description:

[none provided]


Accepted Name:
Calochortus elegans Pursh var. elegans
Publication: Fl. Amer. Sept. 1: 240. 1814.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
(none provided)
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Calochortus elegans var. elegans in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Calochortus elegans var. elegans checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Calochortus elegans var. elegans atlas page.

CalPhotos: Calochortus elegans var. elegans photos.

USDA Plants: Calochortus elegans var. elegans information.

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