Taxon  Report   1407    
Camissonia cheiranthifolia  (Spreng.) Raim.  (no longer an active name)
Beach evening primrose,  Beach primrose
Camissonia cheiranthifolia
© 2005 George W. Hartwell
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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
© 2006 Steve Matson
Communities: Coastal Strand

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Camissoniopsis cheiranthifolia

NOTE: Camissonia cheiranthifolia is no longer an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Camissonia cheiranthifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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: Oct 22, 2018).

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