|Blue Dicks are a member of the Lily
plant grows to 30 inches in height and has dark green, grass-like leaves that grow to
15 inches in length. The plant
typically grows on mesas and on open slopes and plains at elevations
below 5000 feet..
Blue Dicks have an onion-like
bulb that was used for food by pioneers and Native Americans.
Blue Dicks bloom between February - May and produce
clusters of purple flowers with six petals that grow at the end of a
slender stem to 1 inch in width.