Taxon  Report   1439    
Camissonia ovata  (Torr. & A. Gray) P. H. Raven  
(no longer an active name)
Sun cup
Camissonia ovata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Genus: Camissonia
Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Prairie, Mixed Evergreen Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Taraxia ovata

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Oenothera ovata
NOTE: Camissonia ovata is no longer an active name.
More information about  Camissonia ovata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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: Oct 13, 2019).