Taxon  Report   2260    
Cleome sparsifolia  S. Watson  
(no longer an active name)
Fewleaf bee plant,  Fewleaf spiderflower
Cleome sparsifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Genus: Cleome
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Carsonia sparsifolia

NOTE: Cleome sparsifolia is no longer an active name.
More information about  Cleome sparsifolia
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: Jun 03, 2020).