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Cryptantha angustifolia (Panamint cryptantha)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Cryptantha angustifolia

Cryptantha angustifolia (Torr.) Greene

Panamint Cryptantha

Boraginaceae (Borage Family)

Synonym(s): Eremocarya angustifolia

USDA Symbol: CRAN4

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Schizocarp
Size Notes: Up to about 10 inches tall.
Fruit: Nutlets, 4.

Bloom Information

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


USA: AZ , CA , NM , NV , TX , UT

Web Reference

Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2023-05-29
Research By: TWC Staff

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