Taxon  Report   2481    
Cryptantha nemaclada  Greene
Colusa cryptantha
Cryptantha nemaclada
© Donald Myrick1999 California Academy of Sciences
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Cryptantha nemaclada
© 2011 Steve Matson
Cryptantha nemaclada, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Cryptantha nemaclada
© 2011 Steve Matson
Genus: Cryptantha
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Cryptantha nemaclada
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 18, 2018).