Taxon  Report   5693    
Mucronea perfoliata  (A. Gray) A. Heller
Perfoliate spineflower
Mucronea perfoliata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Genus: Mucronea
Communities: Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Chorizanthe perfoliata
JEF + PLANTS: Mucronea perfoliata var. opaca
PLANTS: Chorizanthe perfoliata var. opaca
More information about  Mucronea perfoliata
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: Dec 15, 2019).