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Camissonia heterochroma (Shockley's evening-primrose)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Camissonia heterochroma

Camissonia heterochroma (S. Watson) P.H. Raven

Shockley's Evening-primrose

Onagraceae (Evening Primrose Family)

Synonym(s): Camissonia heterochroma ssp. monoensis, Camissonia heterochroma var. monoensis, Oenothera heterochroma, Oenothera heterochroma ssp. monoensis, Oenothera heterochroma var. monoensis

USDA Symbol: CAHE12

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Purple
Bloom Time: Aug



Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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