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Calochortus macrocarpus

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The genus name, Calochortus, derives from the Greek words “kalo” meaning “beautiful” and “chorta” meaning “grass”. Wildflowers in this genus are indeed very attractive. One of my favorites is the mariposa lily (Calachortus macrocarpus). Mariposa lilies are found in the … Continue reading

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