Calochortus venustus

Calochortus venustus

butterfly mariposa lily


  • Perennial bulb 3 to 20 inches tall
  • Three curved petals with bell shaped flowers
  • Found only in a few places in our area
  • Flower colors white to pale pink, purle light red or orange with a dark central blotch and a smaller paler blotch above
  • Found in open grasslands and mixed woodland full sun
  • Don’t water after bloom finishes
  • Found in Bay hills, Hamilton and Diablo sections, also reported in Sycamore Grove section

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Briones, East Bay, Mt. Diablo


1 gallon, Deepot

habitat Chaparral
sun Full Sun
bloom season Jun
bloom season May
sun Part Shade
soil Poor
dormancy summer
growth habit Upright
water Very low
soil Well-drained
flower color White

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