Latin name: Calochortus clavatus S. Watson var. gracilis F. Ownbey
Pronunciation: kal-oh-KOR-tus cla-VAY-tus GRAS-il-is
Common name: Slender mariposa lily
Family: Liliaceae (Lily)
Habitat: Shaded foothill canyons and chaparral to approximately 3000' at the south base of the San Gabriel Mts. and West Transverse Range
Blooming period: April to June
Name derivations: 1) Calochortus 2) clavatus 3) gracilis