Taxon  Report   1399    
Camissonia californica  (Torr. & A. Gray) P. H. Raven

(not an active name)

California primrose,   California sun cup
Camissonia californica, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial
Family: Onagraceae  
Genus: Camissonia

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

More information about  Camissonia californica

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 12/08/2021).