Calflora
Taxon  Report   327    
Amsinckia menziesii  (Lehm.) A. Nelson & J. F. Macbr.  var. intermedia  (Fisch. & C. A. Mey.) Ganders ined.  
(no longer an active name)
Common fiddleneck,  Fiddleneck, Orange flowered menzies' fiddleneck
Amsinckia menziesii var. intermedia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: BORAGINACEAE  
Genus: Amsinckia
Parent: Amsinckia menziesii
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Amsinckia intermedia

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Amsinckia rigida
PLANTS: Amsinckia nana
PLANTS: Amsinckia microphylla
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NOTE: Amsinckia menziesii var. intermedia is no longer an active name.
More information about  Amsinckia menziesii var. intermedia
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (AMMEI2)


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: Apr 19, 2019).