Taxon  Report   2475 
Cryptantha micrantha  (Torrey) I.M. Johnston
Purple rooted Forget me not, purple root cryptantha, redroot cryptantha
Cryptantha micrantha, 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 micrantha
© 2005 Steve Matson
Cryptantha micrantha
© 2004 James M. Andre
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub
Family: BORAGINACEAE  
Genus: Cryptantha
Subspecies and Varieties:
Cryptantha micrantha var. lepida
Cryptantha micrantha var. micrantha
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Cryptantha micrantha  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CRMI)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 01, 2014).

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