Taxon  Report   1453    
Camissonia strigulosa  (Fisch. & C. A. Mey.) P. H. Raven
Contorted primrose,  Sandysoil suncup, Strigose sun cup
Camissonia strigulosa
© 2011 Jorg & Mimi Fleige
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Camissonia strigulosa
© 2009 Keir Morse
Camissonia strigulosa
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Camissonia strigulosa, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Camissonia strigulosa
© 2009 Keir Morse
Genus: Camissonia
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Oenothera contorta var. epilobioides
ICPN + PLANTS: Oenothera contorta var. strigulosa
PLANTS: Sphaerostigma strigulosa
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More information about  Camissonia strigulosa
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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).