Taxon  Report   10804    
Calyptridium umbellatum  (Torr.) Greene  var. umbellatum   
(no longer an active name)
Mt. hood pussypaws
Calyptridium umbellatum var. umbellatum, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Serpentine affinity: 1.3; (weak indicator / indifferent)

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields

Name Status:
JEF other name:
Calyptridium umbellatum

PLANTS other name:
Cistanthe umbellata var. umbellata

NOTE: Calyptridium umbellatum var. umbellatum is no longer an active name.
More information about  Calyptridium umbellatum var. umbellatum
Nursery 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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jun 02, 2020).