Taxon  Report   1444 
Camissonia parvula  (Torrey & A. Gray) Raven
Lewis river suncup,  Tiny sun cup
Camissonia parvula
© 2008 Sean B. Smith
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Camissonia parvula
© 2015 John Doyen
Camissonia parvula
© 2015 John Doyen
Camissonia parvula, a dicot, is an annual 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 parvula
© 2008 Sean B. Smith
Family: ONAGRACEAE  
Genus: Camissonia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Oenothera contorta var. flexuosa
TJM2 + PLANTS: Oenothera parvula
More information about  Camissonia parvula
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 23, 2016).

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