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Amsinckia eastwoodiae

Amsinckia eastwoodiae J.F. Macbr.

Eastwood's Fiddleneck

Boraginaceae (Borage family)

Synonym(s): Amsinckia intermedia var. eastwoodiae

USDA Symbol: AMEA2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Schizocarp
Size Notes: Up to about 4 feet tall.
Fruit: Nutlets, 1-4.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Orange , Yellow
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May
Bloom Notes: Yellow to orange, with dark orange spots.


Native Habitat: Open valleys and hills.

Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 36 - Jepson eFlora (2019) The Jepson Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Amsinckia eastwoodiae in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Amsinckia eastwoodiae in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Amsinckia eastwoodiae


Record Modified: 2021-02-18
Research By: CBR

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