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Cryptantha grandiflora
large-flowered cryptantha

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in southeastern Washington; southeastern Washington to northeastern Oregon, east to Salmon River area in western Idaho.

Habitat: Grasslands, open conifer forest, scree slopes, and volcanic-based substrates.

Flowers: May-July

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Annual

Conservation Status: Review Group 1 in Washington (WANHP)


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Accepted Name:
Cryptantha grandiflora Rydb.
Publication: Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 36(12): 679–680. 1909.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Cryptantha intermedia (A. Gray) Greene var. grandiflora (Rydb.) Cronquist [HC]
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Cryptantha grandiflora in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Cryptantha grandiflora checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Cryptantha grandiflora information.

E-Flora BC: Cryptantha grandiflora atlas page.

CalPhotos: Cryptantha grandiflora photos.

USDA Plants: Cryptantha grandiflora information.

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