Taxon  Report   1434 
Camissonia lewisii  P. H. Raven  (not an active name; please see Camissoniopsis lewisii)
Lewis' evening primrose,  Lewis's evening primrose
Camissonia lewisii
© 2008 TRNERR P. Roullard
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Camissonia lewisii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and Baja California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: [3] ().   8th Edition

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Camissonia lewisii
© 2011 Aaron Arthur
Genus: Camissonia
Coastal Strand, Foothill Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Valley Grassland
Habitat: dunes, coastal
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2 + CNPS accepted name: Camissoniopsis lewisii
NOTE: Camissonia lewisii is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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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 21, 2018).

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