Calflora
Taxon  Report   1404    
Camissonia cardiophylla  (Torr.) P. H. Raven  ssp. cardiophylla 
Heartleaf sun cup,  Heartleaf suncup
Camissonia cardiophylla ssp. cardiophylla
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Camissonia cardiophylla ssp. cardiophylla
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Camissonia cardiophylla ssp. cardiophylla, 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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Camissonia cardiophylla ssp. cardiophylla
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Chylismia cardiophylla ssp. cardiophylla

ICPN accepted name:
Chylismia cardiophylla

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Oenothera cardiophylla var. typica
PLANTS: Oenothera cardiophylla
More information about  Camissonia cardiophylla ssp. cardiophylla
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CACAC9)

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Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 20, 2018).

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