Taxon  Report   5990    
Orthocarpus cuspidatus  Greene
Broad scaled owl's clover,  Toothed owl's clover
Orthocarpus cuspidatus
© 2010 John W. Wall
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Orthocarpus cuspidatus
© 2002 George W. Hartwell
Orthocarpus cuspidatus
© 2000 Dianne Fristrom
Orthocarpus cuspidatus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Orthocarpus cuspidatus
© 2012 Aaron Arthur
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Orthocarpus cuspidatus
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 19, 2019).