Taxon  Report   1444    
Camissonia parvula  (Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray) P. H. Raven
Lewis river suncup,  Tiny sun cup
Camissonia parvula, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Camissonia
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Oenothera contorta var. flexuosa
JEF + PLANTS: Oenothera parvula
More information about  Camissonia parvula
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: May 26, 2020).