Calflora
Taxon  Report   11447    
Camissoniopsis cheiranthifolia  (Spreng.) W.L. Wagner & Hoch
Beach evening-primrose
Camissoniopsis cheiranthifolia
© 2006 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Camissoniopsis cheiranthifolia
© 2002 Lynn Watson
Camissoniopsis cheiranthifolia
© 2002 Lynn Watson
Camissoniopsis cheiranthifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Camissoniopsis cheiranthifolia
© 2007 Lynn Watson
Communities: Coastal Strand

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Camissonia cheiranthifolia ssp. cheiranthifolia
ICPN: Camissonia cheiranthifolia
ICPN: Oenothera cheiranthifolia var. nitida
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More information about  Camissoniopsis cheiranthifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 14, 2018).

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