This is a genus with 6 species. Five of them originate in Western or Northwestern North America and the other is from South America. The common name, quamash, which is the Native American name for this plant.

Camassia cusickii Cusick Quamash
C. leichtlinii Leichtlin Quamash
C. quamash
(C. esculenta)
Common Quamash
C. scilloides Southern Wild Hyacinth


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