Taxon  Report   11885 
Oenothera cespitosa  Nutt.  ssp. crinita  (Rydb.) Munz
Cespitose evening-primrose
Oenothera cespitosa ssp. crinita, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
It was included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list [4.2] (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Oenothera cespitosa ssp. crinita
© 2013 Martha Ashton-Sikora
Oenothera cespitosa ssp. crinita
© 2013 Martha Ashton-Sikora
Creosote Bush Scrub, Subalpine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Genus: Oenothera
Parent Record Oenothera cespitosa.
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PLANTS: accepted name: Oenothera caespitosa ssp. crinita
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TJM2: Oenothera caespitosa ssp. crinita
TJM2: Oenothera cespitosa var. crinita
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Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
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[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
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