Bulbous plant in the lily family, native to California. Upward-facing bowl flowers, grassy foliage. Goes dormant in summer.
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This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...
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- Seed from NARGS '08/'09 exchange. Baggy 70F (3w) - 35F (80%G, 2-6w)
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January 25, 2010