Calflora
Taxon  Report   8128    
Triphysaria eriantha  (Benth.) T.I. Chuang & Heckard
Butter 'n' eggs,  Johnny tuck, Johnnytuck
Triphysaria eriantha, 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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Bloom Period
Family: OROBANCHACEAE  
Genus: Triphysaria
Subspecies and Varieties:

Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Prairie
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Orthocarpus erianthus
More information about  Triphysaria eriantha

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 29, 2020).