Calflora
Taxon  Report   2710    
Dicentra chrysantha  (Hook. & Arn.) Walp.  
(no longer an active name)
Ear drops,  Golden eardrops
Dicentra chrysantha, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial
Family: PAPAVERACEAE  
Genus: Dicentra

Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Habitat: disturbed, slopes

Communities: Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + PLANTS other name:
Ehrendorferia chrysantha

 
NOTE: Dicentra chrysantha is no longer an active name.
More information about  Dicentra chrysantha

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 22, 2020).