[Bluedicks and Cluster Lilies: The Genus Dichelostemma of the Mountains and Deserts of the American Southwest]

Bluedicks, Blue Dicks, Wild Hyacinth

Dichelostemma capitatum ssp. capitatum

Synonyms: Brodiaea capitata, Brodiaea pulchella, Dichelostemma lacuna-vernalis, Dichelostemma pulchellum, Dichelostemma pulchellum var. capitatum, Hookera pulchella

Bluedicks, Blue Dicks, Wild Hyacinth: Dichelostemma capitatum ssp. capitatum (Synonyms: Brodiaea capitata, Brodiaea pulchella, Dichelostemma lacuna-vernalis, Dichelostemma pulchellum, Dichelostemma pulchellum var. capitatum, Hookera pulchella) - Inflorescence of Bluedicks, Blue Dicks, Wild Hyacinth: Dichelostemma capitatum ssp. capitatum (Synonyms: Brodiaea capitata, Brodiaea pulchella, Dichelostemma lacuna-vernalis, Dichelostemma pulchellum, Dichelostemma pulchellum var. capitatum, Hookera pulchella)

Bluedicks observed along the trail in Woods Canyon east of the Red Rock Visitor Center and Ranger Station to the south of Oak Creek, Arizona.........March 20, 2015.

Inflorescence of Bluedicks, Blue Dicks, Wild Hyacinth: Dichelostemma capitatum ssp. capitatum (Synonyms: Brodiaea capitata, Brodiaea pulchella, Dichelostemma lacuna-vernalis, Dichelostemma pulchellum, Dichelostemma pulchellum var. capitatum, Hookera pulchella) - Bluedicks, Blue Dicks, Wild Hyacinth: Dichelostemma capitatum ssp. capitatum (Synonyms: Brodiaea capitata, Brodiaea pulchella, Dichelostemma lacuna-vernalis, Dichelostemma pulchellum, Dichelostemma pulchellum var. capitatum, Hookera pulchella)

Bluedicks as observed along the Brins Mesa Trail at the point where it breaks over the rim heading down to the south trailhead. Several miles north of Sedona, AZ........March 16, 2015.

Paul Slichter