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Androsace elongata

Androsace elongata L.

California Rock Jasmine, California Rock-jasmine, California Rockjasmine

Primulaceae (Primrose family)


USDA Symbol: ANEL2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 3 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun


Native Habitat: Open, grassy slopes.

Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2020-12-03
Research By: CBR

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