A picture of a Calochortus superbus

Calochortus superbus

Calochortus superbus

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

60cm

Max

10cm

30cm

Min

10cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Calochortus superbus Overview

A species native to California with branched, flowering stems and upright spotted purple and orange at base, poppy-like flowers in late spring.

How to propagate Calochortus superbus

Bulbs

You can propagate by seeds or bulbs, the spring-flowering species in the autumn and the summer-flowering species in the spring.

Seed

Other uses of Calochortus superbus

Grown for their spring and summer flowers.