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
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

JEF other 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


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: Oct 13, 2019).