Taxon  Report   11658    
Eremothera minor  (A. Nelson) W.L. Wagner & Hoch
Nelson's evening-primrose
Eremothera minor
© 2006 James M. Andre
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Eremothera minor
© 2011 Robert Carr
Eremothera minor
© 2011 Robert Carr
Eremothera minor, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Camissonia minor
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Eremothera minor
© 2011 Robert Carr
Genus: Eremothera
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Oenothera minor
ICPN + CNPS: Camissonia minor
More information about  Eremothera minor
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).