Taxon  Report   2193    
Clarkia heterandra  (Torr.) H. Lewis & P. H. Raven
California gaura,  Heterogaura, Mountain clarkia
Clarkia heterandra, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Genus: Clarkia
Habitat: streambanks

Communities: Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Gaura heterandra
ICPN + PLANTS: Heterogaura heterandra
More information about  Clarkia heterandra
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: Feb 17, 2019).