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    • Calochortus amabilis
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    • Diogenes' lantern

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Recent observations

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Diogenes' lantern Calochortus amabilis

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leslie_flint

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May 16, 2015

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Diogenes' lantern Calochortus amabilis

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May 16, 2015 02:12 PM PDT

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davidself

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May 16, 2015 10:39 AM PDT

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Diogenes' lantern Calochortus amabilis

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May 12, 2015 03:32 PM PDT

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Diogenes' lantern Calochortus amabilis

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direbecca

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May 10, 2015

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Diogenes' lantern Calochortus amabilis

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dpom

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May 12, 2015 03:26 PM PDT

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Diogenes' lantern Calochortus amabilis

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richardwasson

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May 9, 2015

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Diogenes' lantern Calochortus amabilis

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yellowbill

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April 22, 2015 10:17 AM PDT

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Diogenes' lantern Calochortus amabilis

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dpom

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May 3, 2015 03:04 PM PDT

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Diogenes' lantern Calochortus amabilis

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leslie_flint

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May 3, 2015

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Diogenes' lantern Calochortus amabilis

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zcmacphearson

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May 2, 2015 08:38 AM PDT

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Diogenes' lantern Calochortus amabilis

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dave-barry

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May 2, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

Calochortus amabilis is a species of flowering plant in the lily family which is known by the common name Diogenes' lantern. It is endemic to northern California, where it grows in the mountains north of the San Francisco Bay Area. In oak woodlands common understory plant associates are Calochortus luteus, Clarkia unguiculata and Delphinium variegatum. It is a common member of the scrub and woodland flora there. This is a perennial herb producing an upright, somewhat...