Taxon  Report   9828    
Corispermum americanum  (Nutt.) Nutt.
American bugseed
Corispermum americanum
© 2015 Drew Kaiser
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Corispermum americanum
© 2018 Wynn Anderson
Corispermum americanum
© 2015 Drew Kaiser
Corispermum americanum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Corispermum americanum
© 2014 Gerald Carr
Genus: Corispermum
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

More information about  Corispermum americanum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (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:   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).