This gorgeous true blue BC native has starry lily-like flowers on slender stems in spring from a tuft of grass like foliage. This species was an important food crop of the First Nations cultures that lived in and around the southern coastal parts of our province. The consistency when cooked is like a gummy potato.
Garry oak meadows and rock outcrops. Coastal mountain forests and wet meadows inland. Marshy meadows in coniferous forest to 2300m.