(Asphodelus fisulosus)

  • 1 - 3' tall tufted clumps
  • Blooms July to August
  • Flowers 1/4 - 1/2" wide
  • Flowering stems up to 28" tall, emerging from base, can be branching
  • Seeds triangular in cross-section with sharp edges
  • Leaves up to 14" long, three-sided and cylindrical, emerging from base
  • Does not smell like an onion
  • Roots fibrous, form dense mats, no bulb

Known Distribution

There are few occurrences of this species documented in Colorado. View the knownNorth American Distribution Map.
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