Taxon  Report   2497    
Cryptantha sobolifera  Payson  
(no longer an active name)
Sierra perennial cryptantha,  Waterton lakes cryptantha
Cryptantha sobolifera, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Genus: Cryptantha
Serpentine affinity: 1.4; (weak indicator / indifferent)

Communities: Subalpine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Cryptantha hypsophila
PLANTS: Cryptantha schoolcraftii
PLANTS: Cryptantha subretusa
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NOTE: Cryptantha sobolifera is no longer an active name.
More information about  Cryptantha sobolifera
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Sep 23, 2019).