Calochortus is a beautiful dainty spring flower that appears during the months of May to June. Very pleasing to the eye. Also known as Mariposa Lily which is Spanish for butterfly, referring to the intricate markings on the inside of the flowers.
Flowering time: May, June, July.
Bulb Size 4up (top size)
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Calochortus Cupido. Perennial. Needs a sheltered, sunny position and well-drained, gritty soil. Globe-tulip, butterfly-lily, cat’s ears, sego-lily, fairy lantern, are some of the many common names for these lovely spring flowers. Mariposa is Spanish for butterfly, referring to the intricate markings on the inside of the flowers. The slender stems may reach two feet and need other plants around them for support.
Bulb Size 4