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Taxon  Report   11569 
Cryptantha micrantha  (Torr.) I. M. Johnst.  var. lepida  (A. Gray) I. M. Johnst.
Mountain red-root cryptantha
Cryptantha micrantha var. lepida
© 2010 James M. Andre
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Cryptantha micrantha var. lepida
© 2014 Keir Morse
Cryptantha micrantha var. lepida
© 2014 Keir Morse
Cryptantha micrantha var. lepida, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Cryptantha micrantha var. lepida
© 2010 James M. Andre
Family: BORAGINACEAE  
Genus: Cryptantha
Parent Record Cryptantha micrantha
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PLANTS: Cryptantha micrantha ssp. lepida
PLANTS: Eremocarya micrantha var. lepida
ICPN: Eremocarya lepida
More information about  Cryptantha micrantha var. lepida
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

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USDA PLANTS Profile (CRMIL2)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 24, 2018).

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