Calflora
Taxon  Report   3907    
Githopsis diffusa  A. Gray  ssp. filicaulis  (Ewan) Morin
Mission canyon bluecup,  San gabriel bluecup
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Githopsis diffusa ssp. filicaulis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders, Baja California.
also called Githopsis filicaulis
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 3.1 (review list).   8th Edition

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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations



Bloom Period
Communities: Chaparral

Wetlands:
Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + CNPS + PLANTS: Githopsis filicaulis
More information about  Githopsis diffusa ssp. filicaulis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (GIDIF)

Search the International Plants Names Index

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: Oct 15, 2018).

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