Taxon  Report   3912    
Githopsis pulchella  Vatke  ssp. pulchella 
Sierra bluecup
Githopsis pulchella ssp. pulchella
© 2002 George W. Hartwell
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Githopsis pulchella ssp. pulchella
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Githopsis pulchella ssp. pulchella
© 1998 John Game
Githopsis pulchella ssp. pulchella, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Githopsis pulchella ssp. pulchella
© 2012 Steven Perry
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest

Serpentine affinity: 3.8; (broad endemic / strong indicator)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Githopsis pulchella ssp. pulchella
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

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 20, 2019).