[The Agave Family in the Southwestern Deserts of the United States]

Desert Lily

Hesperocallis undulata

Desert Lily: Hesperocallis undulata

One of the first blooming desert lilies as seen along a wash along California Highway 95 about ten miles north of Needles, California............February 24, 2013.

Flower of Desert Lily: Hesperocallis undulata - Flower of Desert Lily: Hesperocallis undulata

Desert Lily: Hesperocallis undulata - Desert Lily: Hesperocallis undulata

One of the first blooming desert lilies as seen along a wash along California Highway 95 about ten miles north of Needles, California............February 24, 2013.

Desert Lily: Hesperocallis undulata

A desert lily in bud in a wash along the Mojave Valley Highway #95 a mile or so north of Pintail Slough, Havasu National Wildlife Refuge.........February 20, 2013.

Paul Slichter