Calflora
Taxon  Report   2173    
Clarkia bottae  (Spach) H. Lewis & M. Lewis
Botta's clarkia,  Punch bowl godetia
Clarkia bottae
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Clarkia bottae
© 2009 Lynn Watson
Clarkia bottae
© 2010 Michael O'Brien
Clarkia bottae, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Clarkia lewisii

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Clarkia bottae
© 2009 Lynn Watson
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Southern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

CNPS accepted name:
Clarkia lewisii

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Godetia bottae var. deflexa
PLANTS: Godetia bottae
ICPN + PLANTS: Clarkia deflexa
More information about  Clarkia bottae
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CLBO)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 17, 2018).

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