Calflora
Taxon  Report   2493    
Cryptantha scoparia  A. Nelson
Gray cryptantha,  Pinyon desert cryptantha
Cryptantha scoparia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: BORAGINACEAE  
Genus: Cryptantha
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Northern Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Cryptantha scoparia
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CRSC2)


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 18, 2019).