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Cryptantha watsonii
Watson's cryptantha

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia to California, east to the Rocky Mountains.

Habitat: Open hillsides, sagebrush-steppe plains, and forest openings at low to middle elevations.

Flowers: May-August

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Annual

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Pollination: Bees, flies, wasps


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Accepted Name:
Cryptantha watsonii (A. Gray) Greene
Publication: Pittonia 1(7): 120. 1887.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Cryptantha watsonii checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Cryptantha watsonii information.

E-Flora BC: Cryptantha watsonii atlas page.

CalPhotos: Cryptantha watsonii photos.

USDA Plants: Cryptantha watsonii information.

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