Calflora
Taxon  Report   11175 
Cistanthe maritima  (Nutt.) Hershk.
Seaside calandrinia
Cistanthe maritima
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
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Cistanthe maritima
© 2015 Keir Morse
Cistanthe maritima
© 2015 Keir Morse
Cistanthe maritima, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, Baja California.
also called Calandrinia maritima
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Cistanthe maritima
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
Family: MONTIACEAE   (PLANTS: PORTULACACEAE)
Genus: Cistanthe
Communities:
Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub
Habitat: coastal
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN + CNPS + PLANTS: Calandrinia maritima
More information about  Cistanthe maritima
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CIMA4)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 20, 2018).

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