Calflora
Taxon  Report   2283    
Collinsia multicolor  Lindl. & Paxton
San Francisco blue eyed mary,  San Francisco collinsia
Collinsia multicolor, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Collinsia franciscana
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: PLANTAGINACEAE  
Genus: Collinsia
Serpentine affinity: 1.1; (weak indicator / indifferent)

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
CNPS + PLANTS: Collinsia franciscana
More information about  Collinsia multicolor
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (COMU)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Mar 20, 2019).