CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record herissantia_crispa - Sun, Dec. 5, 2021, 18:19 ET b
Herissantia crispa
common namecurly herissantia
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life formannual/perennial herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 2B.3
LIST 2B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California, but more common elsewhere.
     0.3: Not very endangered in California
state rank
S1      ranking system key
global rank
G5     G5: demonstrably secure to ineradicable
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (2):
In-ko-pah Gorge (007A) 3211661, Earthquake Valley (032C) 3311614
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
San Diego (SDG), Arizona (AZ), Baja California (BA), Florida (FL), Hawaii (HI), New Mexico (NM), Puerto Rico (PR), South America (SA), Sonora - Mexico (SO), Texas (TX), Virgin Islands (VI)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Sonoran desert scrub (SDScr)
blooming period (Apr),Aug-Sep   Months in parentheses are uncommon.
elevation range700 - 725 meters
Known in CA from only two occurrences at Mountain Springs Grade and Vallecito Wash.
full nameHerissantia crispa (L.) Brizicky
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  HECR3 Element Code  PDMAL0F010
CalFlora species this taxon    CalFlora genus related taxa
Jepson Online Jepson Interchange  Jepson Manual and other resources
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Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2018. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-18mar). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Sun, Dec. 5, 2021 from

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