Camissonia ignota

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Species Name: Camissonia ignota
Common Name: Jurupa Sun Cups

Plant Family: Onagraceae
Plant Type: Annual or short-lived Perennial
Height by Width: 6in- 1' H x 3' W
Growth Habit: Low, spreading, trailing
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Moderate to regular
Cold Hardy to: 300' to 3,600'
Flower Season: June to August
Flower Color: Yellow fading reddish, bases red-dotted or not
Endangered?: Not Listed.
Distribution: Central High Sierra Nevada (Madera Co.), Sacramento Valley (uncommon), Central Western California, Southwestern California (including Santa Cruz Island)


Natural Habitat: Generally clay fields, slopes in coastal-sage scrub or chaparral, sandy soils in mountains

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