Taxon  Report   2264    
Cleomella plocasperma  S. Watson
Twisted cleomella
Cleomella plocasperma, 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: Cleomella
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: Alkali Sink, Creosote Bush Scrub, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Cleomella plocasperma var. mojavensis
JEF + PLANTS: Cleomella plocasperma var. stricta
PLANTS: Cleomella mojavensis
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More information about  Cleomella plocasperma
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 12, 2019).