Calochortus aureus

Calochortus aureus

''Calochortus aureus'' is a North American species of flowering plants in the lily family. It is native to the southwestern United States . ''Calochortus aureus'' is a bulb-forming perennial herb producing a single stalk up to 30 cm tall. Flowers are bright lemon-yellow with red or purple splotches on the petals.
Taxonomy
KingdomPlantae
DivisionAngiosperms
ClassMonocots
OrderLiliales
FamilyLiliaceae
GenusCalochortus
SpeciesAureus