Taxon  Report   3543    
Eucrypta chrysanthemifolia  (Benth.) Greene
Common eucrypta,  Spotted eucrypta, Spotted hideseed
Eucrypta chrysanthemifolia
© 2009 Ron Wolf
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Eucrypta chrysanthemifolia
© 2009 Lynn Watson
Eucrypta chrysanthemifolia
© 2011 Ron Wolf
Eucrypta chrysanthemifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Eucrypta chrysanthemifolia
© 2007 Lynn Watson
Genus: Eucrypta
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Southern Oak Woodland, Northern Oak Woodland, Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Eucrypta chrysanthemifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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).