Taxon  Report   1403 
Camissonia cardiophylla  (Torr.) P. H. Raven  (not an active name; please see Chylismia cardiophylla)
Heart leaved primrose,  Heartleaf sun cup
Camissonia cardiophylla
© 2006 James M. Andre
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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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Camissonia cardiophylla
© 2006 James M. Andre
Genus: Camissonia
Creosote Bush Scrub
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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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Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 20, 2018).

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