Blue Dicks

Scientific Name:

Dichelostemma capitatum ssp. capitatum

Family:

Themidaceae (Brodiaea Family)

Blooms:

Feb - May

Color:

Blue-Purple

Perennial herb

Native

Often referred to as brodiaea. Note the congested arrangement of small blue to purplish flowers and two sets of a series of three antherss inside the flower. Blue dicks is common in grassy areas. Also white form 

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