Calflora
Taxon  Report   348    
Androsace elongata  L.  ssp. acuta  (Greene) G. T. Robbins
California androsace,   California rockjasmine
Androsace elongata ssp. acuta, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and also found in Baja California and Oregon.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   CNDDB
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(324 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: Primulaceae  
Genus: Androsace
Parent: Androsace elongata

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Sage Scrub, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTSAndrosace acuta
JEFAndrosace occidentalis var. acuta
More information about  Androsace elongata ssp. acuta

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 10/15/2021).