Calflora
Taxon  Report   11522    
Chylismia heterochroma  (S. Watson) Small
Shockley's evening-primrose
Chylismia heterochroma, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
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Bloom Period
Family: ONAGRACEAE  
Genus: Chylismia

Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEF: Camissonia heterochroma
JEF: Oenothera heterochroma ssp. monoensis
JEF: Oenothera heterochroma
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More information about  Chylismia heterochroma
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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2020).