Calflora
Taxon  Report   2550    
Cycladenia humilis  Benth.  var. venusta  (Eastw.) Munz
Sacramento waxydogbane,  Showy cycladenia
Cycladenia humilis var. venusta
© 2012 Don Davis
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Cycladenia humilis var. venusta
© 2012 Don Davis
Cycladenia humilis var. venusta
© 2006 Michael Charters
Cycladenia humilis var. venusta, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Cycladenia humilis var. venusta
© 2004 Aaron Schusteff
Family: APOCYNACEAE  
Genus: Cycladenia
Parent: Cycladenia humilis
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Cycladenia venusta
More information about  Cycladenia humilis var. venusta
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CYHUV)

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Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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 16, 2018).