Taxon  Report   2467    
Cryptantha holoptera  (A. Gray) J. F. Macbr.
Rough stemmed forget me not,  Winged cryptantha
Cryptantha holoptera, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America, Arizona, Nevada.
Observation Search
(236 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Genus: Cryptantha
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

CNPS other name:
Johnstonella holoptera

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Eritrichium holopterum
More information about  Cryptantha holoptera
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 02, 2020).