Taxon  Report   1403 
Camissonia cardiophylla  (Torrey) Raven
Heart leaved Primrose, heartleaf sun cup
Camissonia cardiophylla, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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© 2006 James M. Andre
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Bloom Period
Community: Creosote Bush Scrub
Genus: Camissonia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Camissonia cardiophylla ssp. cardiophylla
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2: accepted name: Chylismia cardiophylla
 NOTE: Camissonia cardiophylla is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 17, 2014).

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