Taxon  Report   1399 
Camissonia californica  (Torrey & A. Gray) Raven  (not an active name; please see Eulobus californicus)
California primrose,  California sun cup
Camissonia californica
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Camissonia californica, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plant Characteristics
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Camissonia californica
© 2004 Christopher L. Christie
Family: ONAGRACEAE  
Genus: Camissonia
Communities:
Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2 accepted name: Eulobus californicus
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Oenothera leptocarpa
NOTE: Camissonia californica is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Camissonia californica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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USDA PLANTS Profile (CACA32)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 30, 2016).

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