Taxon  Report   8137    
Tripterocalyx crux-maltae  (Kellogg) Standl.
Lassen sand verbena,  Lassen sandverbena
Tripterocalyx crux-maltae
© 2009 Gary A. Monroe
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Tripterocalyx crux-maltae, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Tripterocalyx crux-maltae
© 2009 Gary A. Monroe
Genus: Tripterocalyx
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Abronia crux-maltae
More information about  Tripterocalyx crux-maltae
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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 18, 2019).