Taxon  Report   2482 
Cryptantha nevadensis  Nelson & Kenn.
Nevada cryptantha,  Nevada forget me not
Cryptantha nevadensis
© 2010 Steve Matson
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Cryptantha nevadensis
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Cryptantha nevadensis
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Cryptantha nevadensis, 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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Plant Characteristics
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Cryptantha nevadensis
© 2004 James M. Andre
Sagebrush Scrub, Creosote Bush Scrub, Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland, Northern Juniper Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Krynitzkia barbigera var. inops
More information about  Cryptantha nevadensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 19, 2018).

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