Taxon  Report   2471 
Cryptantha intermedia  (A. Gray) E. Greene
Clearwater cryptantha,  Common cryptantha
Cryptantha intermedia
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Cryptantha intermedia
© 2009 Ron Wolf
Cryptantha intermedia
© 2009 Ron Wolf
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
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]
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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
More information about  Cryptantha intermedia
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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: Feb 08, 2016).

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