Taxon  Report   2283 
Collinsia multicolor  Lindley & Paxton
San francisco blue eyed mary,  San francisco collinsia

Collinsia multicolor
© 2009 Janell Hillman
Collinsia multicolor, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Bloom Period
Collinsia multicolor
© 2008 Aaron Schusteff
Genus: Collinsia
Northern Coastal Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.1 (weak indicator / indifferent)   [Safford et al 2005]
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

CNPS + PLANTS: Collinsia franciscana
 More information about  Collinsia multicolor
Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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: Nov 28, 2015).

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