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Distribution by County   2485    
Cryptantha pterocarya  (Torr.) Greene
Winged nut forget me not,   Wingnut cryptantha
Cryptantha pterocarya is an annual herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.

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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 12/04/2022).