Page author: David Giblin
Camissonia pusilla
little sun cup

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in central Washington. north-central Washington to California, east to southern Idaho and Utah.

Habitat: Dry, sandy slopes in sagebrush desert.

Flowers: May-July

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Annual

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Camissonia pusilla P.H. Raven
Publication: Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 37(5): 312–316, f. 53, 56 [map]. 1969.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Oenothera contorta Douglas var. flexuosa (A. Nelson) Munz
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Camissonia pusilla in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Camissonia pusilla checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Camissonia pusilla atlas page.

CalPhotos: Camissonia pusilla photos.

USDA Plants: Camissonia pusilla information.

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