Crocanthemum Spach
  • Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 2 6: 370. 1836.
  • Frostweed, rushrose, rockrose [Greek krokos, saffron, and anthemon, flower, alluding to petal color]


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Crocanthemum Spach. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000009725. Accessed on: 12 Jul 2020'

General Information

Herbs, perennial, or subshrubs, 0.4–8 dm. <Stems not dimorphic, hairy, usually some hairs (chasmogamous), 1–20 per capsule (cleistogamous). x = 10.

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    Literature

    SELECTED REFERENCE Daoud, H. S. and R. L. Wilbur. 1965. A revision of the North American species of Helianthemum (Cistaceae). Rhodora 67: 63–82; 201–216; 255–312.

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    Other Local Names

    NameLanguageCountry
    Frostweed, rushrose, rockrose [Greek krokos, saffron, and anthemon, flower, alluding to petal color]

     Information From

    Cistaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    'Flora of North America @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=1 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
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