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Fritillaria affinis  (Checker Lily)

Photo of Fritillaria affinis by Grant Christensen
© Grant Christensen (Photo ID #88432)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location South Nanaimo, Vancouver Is. B.C. Photographer Grant Christensen
Habitat open forest  
Photo Date May 10, 2021 Upload Date May 12, 2021
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UTM Northing Photo ID # 88432
Notes Flower colour varied from light brown to dark brown verging on a shade of purple. Underneath flower very strong spots ranging from pale yellow to very bright yellow. Plants ranged up to 12 inches tall. Flower approx. 3/4 inch across and 1 to 2 inches in length. Trail was along a forested open ridge and appeared to be a dryer site with fair bit of green vegetation ground cover.

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