[Mariposa Lilies and Star Tulips West of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Tolmie's Mariposa, Tolmie's Mariposa-lily, Tolmie's Star-tulip, Cat's-ears, Oregon Mariposa Lily

Calochortus tolmiei

Tolmie's Mariposa, Tolmie's Mariposa-lily, Tolmie's Star-tulip, Cat's-ears, Oregon Mariposa Lily: Calochortus tolmiei

A close-up of Tolmie's mariposa as seen Bigelow Basin, Siskiyou National Forest.........July 15, 2012.

Tolmie's Mariposa, Tolmie's Mariposa-lily, Tolmie's Star-tulip, Cat's-ears, Oregon Mariposa Lily: Calochortus tolmiei - Tolmie's Mariposa, Tolmie's Mariposa-lily, Tolmie's Star-tulip, Cat's-ears, Oregon Mariposa Lily: Calochortus tolmiei

Tolmie's Mariposa, Tolmie's Mariposa-lily, Tolmie's Star-tulip, Cat's-ears, Oregon Mariposa Lily: Calochortus tolmiei - Tolmie's Mariposa, Tolmie's Mariposa-lily, Tolmie's Star-tulip, Cat's-ears, Oregon Mariposa Lily: Calochortus tolmiei

Tolmie's mariposa as seen on Upper Table Rock to the northwest of Medford, Oregon...........April 28, 2012.

Tolmie's Mariposa, Tolmie's Mariposa-lily, Tolmie's Star-tulip, Cat's-ears, Oregon Mariposa Lily: Calochortus tolmiei - Tolmie's Mariposa, Tolmie's Mariposa-lily, Tolmie's Star-tulip, Cat's-ears, Oregon Mariposa Lily: Calochortus tolmiei

Tolmie's mariposa as seen along Eight Dollar Mountain Road at the southwest corner of Eight Dollar Mountain, Siskiyou region of Oregon.........April 29, 2012.

Nodding fruit of Tolmie's Mariposa, Tolmie's Mariposa-lily, Tolmie's Star-tulip, Cat's-ears, Oregon Mariposa Lily: Calochortus tolmiei - Flower of Tolmie's Mariposa, Tolmie's Mariposa-lily, Tolmie's Star-tulip, Cat's-ears, Oregon Mariposa Lily: Calochortus tolmiei

A close-up sideview of the nodding fruit and a sideview of a flower of Tolmie's mariposa as seen at Kingston Prairie Nature Preserve..........June 2006.

Tolmie's Mariposa, Tolmie's Mariposa-lily, Tolmie's Star-tulip, Cat's-ears, Oregon Mariposa Lily: Calochortus tolmiei - Tolmie's Mariposa, Tolmie's Mariposa-lily, Tolmie's Star-tulip, Cat's-ears, Oregon Mariposa Lily: Calochortus tolmiei

Tolmie's mariposa as seen between Nickel and Table Mountains on the ridgetop to the north of Cow Creek, about a dozen miles west of Riddle, OR.......June 10, 2017.

Tolmie's Mariposa, Tolmie's Mariposa-lily, Tolmie's Star-tulip, Cat's-ears, Oregon Mariposa Lily: Calochortus tolmiei - Tolmie's Mariposa, Tolmie's Mariposa-lily, Tolmie's Star-tulip, Cat's-ears, Oregon Mariposa Lily: Calochortus tolmiei

Habitat of Tolmie's Mariposa, Tolmie's Mariposa-lily, Tolmie's Star-tulip, Cat's-ears, Oregon Mariposa Lily: Calochortus tolmiei - Tolmie's Mariposa, Tolmie's Mariposa-lily, Tolmie's Star-tulip, Cat's-ears, Oregon Mariposa Lily: Calochortus tolmiei

Tolmie's Mariposa, Tolmie's Mariposa-lily, Tolmie's Star-tulip, Cat's-ears, Oregon Mariposa Lily: Calochortus tolmiei - Tolmie's Mariposa, Tolmie's Mariposa-lily, Tolmie's Star-tulip, Cat's-ears, Oregon Mariposa Lily: Calochortus tolmiei

Tolmie's mariposa blooming along the access road to the King Mountain Rock Garden ACEC in northeastern Josephine County, OR.........June 11, 2017.

Paul Slichter