blue dicksDichelostemma capitatum ssp. capitatum
Dichelostemma capitatum ssp. capitatum, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America. It’s bloom period is February-April. This plant has known uses according to Wikipedia.
Subspecies Description Uses Management Propagation
additional informational links: Wikipedia , Calflora
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