Definition of sego lily
: a mariposa lily (Calochortus nuttallii) of western North America having mostly white or in some areas mostly yellow flowers mottled with a darker color
Origin of sego lily
sego the bulb of the sego lily, from Southern Paiute siγoʔo
First Known Use: 1913
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