Taxon  Report   2454 
Cryptantha crinita  E. Greene
Sacramento cryptantha, silky cryptantha
Cryptantha crinita, 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
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Valley Grassland
Habitat: riparian [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: BORAGINACEAE  
Genus: Cryptantha
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
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Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (CRCR4)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 19, 2014).

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