Eschscholzia lemmonii subsp. kernensis

(Munz) C. Clark

Madroño 33: 225. 1986

Conservation concernEndemic
Basionyms: Eschscholzia caespitosa subsp. kernensis Munz Aliso 4: 90. 1958
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 3.
Plants erect. Inflorescences: buds generally erect. Flowers: calyx glabrous; petals 20-40 mm. Seeds spheric to ellipsoid.

Phenology: Flowering spring (Mar–May).
Habitat: Open grasslands
Elevation: 500-800 m


Of conservation concern.

This subspecies grows in the southwestern Tehachapi Mountains and in the northern part of the western Transverse Ranges.

Selected References


Lower Taxa