Taxon  Report   9315    
Cryptantha pterocarya  (Torr.) Greene  var. pterocarya 
Wingnut cryptantha
Cryptantha pterocarya var. pterocarya
© 2010 James M. Andre
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Cryptantha pterocarya var. pterocarya, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Cryptantha pterocarya var. pterocarya
© 2010 James M. Andre
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Cryptantha pterocarya var. pterocarya
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).