Camassia leichtlinii (Baker) S.Watson, Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 20: 376 1885. (Syn: Camassia esculenta var. leichtlinii Baker; Quamasia leichtlinii (Baker) Coville);
S. British Columbia to C. California (as per WCSP)
Requesting ID of these blue flowers – Chicago, USA – May 2013 :: 01JUL14 :: ARK-01 : 4 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2).
Requesting to please ID these flowers captured in Chicago, USA in May 2013.
It is a Camassia sp. [Asparagaceae].
Thank you … for the lead…
It seems to be Camassia leichtlinii…Kindly validate.
I’m not sure about the species.
Only 2 sp., Camassia scilloides (Raf.) Cory and Camassia angusta (Engelm. & A.Gray) Blank. are listed in Illinois and looks the later one is matching!
More closer to Camassia leichtlinii as per
Requesting ID of this plant with purple flowers – Chicago, Illinois, USA 23052013 : ARK-03 : Attachments (2). 1 post by 1 author.
Requesting ID of this plant with purple flowers captured in Chicago, Illinois, USA in May 2013.
This has been tentatively identified as Camassia leichtlinii here
References: The Plant List Ver.1.1 WCSP GRIN Kew