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    • Calochortus amabilis
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    • Diogenes' lantern

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Diogenes' lantern Calochortus amabilis

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March 27, 2015

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Diogenes' lantern Calochortus amabilis

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March 21, 2015 10:36 AM PDT

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Diogenes' lantern Calochortus amabilis

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April 12, 2014

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April 4, 2011 03:26 PM PDT

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abr

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April 28, 2012 07:10 PM PDT

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mrchasse

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May 27, 2013 02:23 PM PDT

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May 4, 2014 06:37 PM PDT

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May 8, 2014

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Diogenes' lantern Calochortus amabilis

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th0th

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May 30, 2014

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Diogenes' lantern Calochortus amabilis

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May 26, 2014

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Diogenes' lantern Calochortus amabilis

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marek

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May 18, 2014

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Diogenes' lantern Calochortus amabilis

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icosahedron

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May 12, 2014 11:21 AM PDT
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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...