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Cryptantha humilis
low cryptantha Borage Family
Cryptantha humilis Boraginaceae
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common names
  low cryptantha
  round-spike catseys
accepted scientific name
  Cryptantha humilis (A. Gray) Payson
rules for finding collection records
  Cryptantha alpicola (27)
  Cryptantha humilis (773)
  Cryptantha nana (28)
  Oreocarya humilis (31)
family name
  Boraginaceae
Image Author: ©2006 Steve Matson
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .3 to .4 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed beginning of April thru 3rd week of August

How Likely at this Location (27%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (29)
SW Colorado Wildflowers (10)
J. Reveal (8)
G.D.Carr (7)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
base map where plant found

Desert
Rocky
Brush
Forest
Disturbed
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