Calflora
Taxon  Report   2471    
Cryptantha intermedia  (A. Gray) Greene
Clearwater cryptantha,  Common cryptantha
Cryptantha intermedia, 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
Family: BORAGINACEAE  
Genus: Cryptantha
Subspecies and Varieties:
Serpentine affinity: 1.4; (weak indicator / indifferent)

Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland

Name Status:
Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Cryptantha fragilis
PLANTS: Cryptantha grandiflora
PLANTS: Cryptantha hendersonii
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More information about  Cryptantha intermedia
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CRIN8)


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: Aug 24, 2019).