Calflora
Taxon  Report   11579    
Cryptantha torreyana  (A. Gray) Greene  var. torreyana 
Torrey's cryptantha
Cryptantha torreyana var. torreyana
© 2012 Jean Pawek
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Cryptantha torreyana var. torreyana, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Cryptantha torreyana var. torreyana
© 2012 Jean Pawek
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Cryptantha torreyana var. calistogae
More information about  Cryptantha torreyana var. torreyana
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 efloras.org (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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 17, 2018).