Taxon  Report   2471 
Cryptantha intermedia  (A. Gray) E. Greene
Clearwater cryptantha,  Common cryptanth, common cryptantha
Cryptantha intermedia, 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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Cryptantha intermedia
© 2010 James M. Andre
Cryptantha intermedia
© 2009 Ron Wolf
Communities:
Coastal Sage Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.4 (weak indicator / indifferent)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: BORAGINACEAE  
Genus: Cryptantha
Subspecies and Varieties:
Cryptantha intermedia var. hendersonii
Cryptantha intermedia var. intermedia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Cryptantha fragilis
PLANTS: Cryptantha grandiflora
PLANTS: Cryptantha hendersonii
PLANTS: Cryptantha intermedia var. grandiflora
ICPN: Cryptantha trifurca
 Information about  Cryptantha intermedia  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CRIN8)

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 31, 2015).

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