Taxon  Report   11510    
Chylismia cardiophylla  (Torr.) Small
Heart leaved primrose
Chylismia cardiophylla
© 2006 James M. Andre
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Chylismia cardiophylla
© 2006 James M. Andre
Chylismia cardiophylla
© 2005 James M. Andre
Chylismia cardiophylla, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California.

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Chylismia cardiophylla
© 2011 Gordon Neish
Genus: Chylismia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Camissonia cardiophylla ssp. cardiophylla
ICPN: Camissonia cardiophylla
ICPN: Oenothera cardiophylla
More information about  Chylismia cardiophylla
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

Search (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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).