Calochortus splendens (Splendid mariposa lily)

Calochortus splendens | Splendid mariposa lily | Edible Uses

View photos of the edible plant, Calochortus splendens (Splendid mariposa lily), profiled in Wild Edible Plants of California (as Calochortus spp.).

A passage from Wild Edible Plants of California:

From the flowers and stems to the root bulbs, the whole plant is edible. The flowers and stems/leaves are eaten without killing the plant. They are pleasant and have a mild nutty flavor.