Wild Hyacinth

Wild Hycainth (Dichelostemma capitatum) at San Pasqual Valley, San Diego County, California. March 2012.

Wild Hyacinth, San Pasqual Valley, San Diego County, CA. March 2012.

Wild Hyacinth aka “Blue Dicks” (from its scientific name “Dichelostemma capitatum”). Also known as Purplehead and Brodiaea (a misnomer). A new scientific name “Dipterostemon capitatus” has been proposed for them, which would make them “Blue Dips” in the future, I guess?

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