Calflora
Taxon  Report   9511    
Ehrendorferia chrysantha  (Hook. & Arn.) Rylander
Golden eardrops
Ehrendorferia chrysantha, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: PAPAVERACEAE  
Genus: Ehrendorferia
Serpentine affinity: 1.1; (weak indicator / indifferent)

Habitat: disturbed, slopes

Communities: Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Dicentra chrysantha
More information about  Ehrendorferia chrysantha
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (EHCH)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 19, 2019).