Taxon  Report   2234    
Claytonia gypsophiloides  Fisch. & C. A. Mey.
Gypsum spring beauty,  Gypsum springbeauty
Claytonia gypsophiloides, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Genus: Claytonia

Arid West: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Serpentine affinity: 3.1; (strong indicator)

Communities: Foothill Woodland, Northern Oak Woodland, Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Montia gypsophiloides
PLANTS: Claytonia perfoliata var. nubigena
PLANTS: Montia perfoliata var. nubigena
More information about  Claytonia gypsophiloides
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: Apr 01, 2020).