Taxon  Report   4112    
Hesperevax sparsiflora  (A. Gray) Greene  var. brevifolia  (A. Gray) Morefield
Short leaved evax,  Shortleaf dwarf cudweed
Hesperevax sparsiflora var. brevifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, Oregon.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: dunes, coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand, Northern Coastal Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Evax sparsiflora var. brevifolia
More information about  Hesperevax sparsiflora var. brevifolia
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: May 26, 2019).