Pacific NW native bulb ID

Rodger Whitlock
Wed, 26 Oct 2011 21:47:59 PDT
On 26 Oct 2011, at 12:03, Gene  Mirro wrote:

> If you open this link: 
> you will find photos of a Camassia and a Brodiaea or something similar.  I
> think the Camassia is leichtlinii v. suksdorfii.  Do you agree?  It grows
> wild near Lebanon, Oregon, in the mid-Willamette valley. 

Your identification of the camas looks right to me. The giveaway clue is your 
statement about height. The only other dark blue-violet camas in the PacNW 
(afaik) is C. quamash, which is a noticeably smaller plant.
Rodger Whitlock
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

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