Taxon  Report   1407 
Camissonia cheiranthifolia  (Spreng.) Raim.  (not an active name)
Beach evening primrose,  Beach primrose
Camissonia cheiranthifolia
© 2006 Steve Matson
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Camissonia cheiranthifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Camissonia cheiranthifolia
© 2005 George W. Hartwell
Genus: Camissonia
Coastal Strand
Habitat: coastal
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
ICPN accepted name: Camissoniopsis cheiranthifolia
NOTE: Camissonia cheiranthifolia is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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: Aug 18, 2018).

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