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gray cryptantha
Cryptantha leucophaea
Cryptantha leucophaea
gray cryptantha Borage Family
Cryptantha leucophaea Boraginaceae
common names
  gray cryptantha
  gray cat's eye
accepted scientific name
  Cryptantha leucophaea (Douglas ex Lehm.) Payson
rules for finding collection records
  Cryptantha leucophaea (57)
  Oreocarya leucophaea (4)
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Image Author: ©2007 Paul Slichter
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .4 to .7 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed beginning of April thru end of June

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Photos
R.L.Carr (17)
Paul Slichter (6)
SEINet (1)
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