Calflora
Taxon  Report   2435    
Croton wigginsii  L. C. Wheeler
Wiggins' croton,  Wiggins's croton
Croton wigginsii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, Arizona, Baja California, Sonora, Mexico.
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   CNDDB

It is listed by the State of California as Rare .
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Observation Search
(91 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: EUPHORBIACEAE  
Genus: Croton

Habitat: dunes

Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

 
More information about  Croton wigginsii

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 29, 2020).