Distribution: Widely distributed throughout Washington; British Columbia south to California, east to Idaho.
Habitat: Prairies, woods and coniferous forests, sea level to mid-elevations in drier areas.
Conservation Status: Not of concern
Herbaceous, glabrous perennial from a large, ovoid bulb, the sturdy, unbranched stem 6-12 dm. tall.
Leaves from whorled to nearly all scattered, lanceolate to elliptic-oblanceolate, 4-10 cm. long and up to 3 cm. broad.
Flowers 2-20 in a leafy-bracteate raceme on slightly recurved pedicels; tepals 6, 4-6 cm. long and 8-12 mm broad, yellow-orange to reddish-orange, freely spotted with purple or deep red, strongly recurved; filaments 6, slender, long-exerted, slightly exceeding the style.
Capsule cylindric, 3-4 cm. long.