Taxon  Report   1407 
Camissonia cheiranthifolia  (Sprengel) Raim   (not an active name; please see Camissoniopsis cheiranthifolia)
Beach Primrose,  beach evening primrose
Camissonia cheiranthifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Camissonia cheiranthifolia
© 2005 George W. Hartwell
Camissonia cheiranthifolia
© 2006 Steve Matson
Coastal Strand
Habitat: coastal [Walker]
Genus: Camissonia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Camissonia cheiranthifolia ssp. cheiranthifolia
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2 accepted name: Camissoniopsis cheiranthifolia
 NOTE: Camissonia cheiranthifolia is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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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 California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jun 30, 2015).

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