Calflora
Taxon  Report   2456    
Cryptantha decipiens  (M. E. Jones) A. Heller
Granel forget me not,  Gravel cryptantha, Gravelbar cryptantha
Cryptantha decipiens
© 2007 Neal Kramer
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Cryptantha decipiens
© 2016 Keir Morse
Cryptantha decipiens
© 2016 Keir Morse
Cryptantha decipiens, 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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Cryptantha decipiens
© 2016 Keir Morse
Family: BORAGINACEAE  
Genus: Cryptantha
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Cryptantha decipiens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CRDE)

Search the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 14, 2018).

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