Taxon  Report   2502 
Cryptantha utahensis  (A. Gray) E. Greene
Scented cryptantha,  Scented forget me not
Cryptantha utahensis
© 2016 Steven Thorsted
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Cryptantha utahensis
© 1998 Larry Blakely
Cryptantha utahensis
© 1998 Larry Blakely
Cryptantha utahensis, 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 utahensis
© 2005 James M. Andre
Genus: Cryptantha
Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Krynitzkia utahensis
More information about  Cryptantha utahensis
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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2017).

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