Taxon  Report   2479    
Cryptantha mohavensis  (Greene) Greene
Mojave cryptantha
Cryptantha mohavensis
© 2011 Neal Kramer
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Cryptantha mohavensis
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Cryptantha mohavensis
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Cryptantha mohavensis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Cryptantha mohavensis
© 2012 Jean Pawek
Genus: Cryptantha
Communities: Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Cryptantha mohavensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 17, 2018).