Taxon  Report   2563    
Cymopterus ripleyi  Barneby
Ripley's cymopterus,  Ripley's springparsley
Cymopterus ripleyi
© 2006 James M. Andre
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Cymopterus ripleyi
© 2006 James M. Andre
Cymopterus ripleyi
© 1978 California Native Plant Society
Cymopterus ripleyi, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, Nevada.

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Cymopterus ripleyi
© 2013 Steve Matson
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Cymopterus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

CNPS accepted name:
Cymopterus ripleyi var. saniculoides

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Cymopterus ripleyi var. saniculoides
More information about  Cymopterus ripleyi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).