Taxon  Report   1446    
Camissonia pubens  (S. Watson) P. H. Raven
Hairy sun cup,  Hairy suncup
Camissonia pubens
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
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Camissonia pubens, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Camissonia pubens
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Genus: Camissonia
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Sagebrush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Oenothera contorta var. pubens
PLANTS: Oenothera strigulosa var. pubens
ICPN + PLANTS: Oenothera pubens
More information about  Camissonia pubens
Nursery / seed vendor 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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 20, 2019).