Taxon: Clarkia amoena (Lehm.) A. Nelson & J. F. Macbr.

Genus: Clarkia
Family: Onagraceae
Subfamily: Onagroideae
Tribe: Onagreae
Nomen number: 310184
Place of publication: Bot. Gaz. 65:62. 1918
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 10-Oct-1991 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Mar-2001
Species priority site is: National Center for Genetic Resources Preservation (NSSL)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States Oregon, Washington
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States California
    • Western Canada: Canada British Columbia

  • Cultivated


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Lewis, H. & M. E. Lewis 1955. The genus Clarkia Univ. Calif. Publ. Bot. 20:261.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  • Munz, P. A. A flora of southern California. (F SCalif)
  • Munz, P. A. 1965. Onagraceae (N Amer fl) ser. 2, 5:62.
  • Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck A California flora. (F CalifMunz)

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