Taxon  Report   8877    
Ancistrocarphus keilii  Morefield
Santa ynez groundstar
Ancistrocarphus keilii
© 2006 James Morefield
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Ancistrocarphus keilii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Ancistrocarphus keilii
© 2006 James Morefield
Genus: Ancistrocarphus
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

More information about  Ancistrocarphus keilii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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 21, 2019).