Calflora
Taxon  Report   11516    
Chylismia claviformis  (Torr. & Frém.) A. Heller  ssp. cruciformis  cruciformis (Kellogg) W.L. Wagner & Hoch
Cruciform evening-primrose
Chylismia claviformis ssp. cruciformis, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: ONAGRACEAE  
Genus: Chylismia
Parent: Chylismia claviformis
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Oenothera claviformis ssp. citrina
ICPN: Oenothera claviformis ssp. cruciformis
ICPN + CNPS: Camissonia claviformis ssp. cruciformis
More information about  Chylismia claviformis ssp. cruciformis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora
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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: Feb 22, 2019).