Carpenteria californica Torr., Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 6: 12 1854.
USA (California) as per Catalogue of Life;
Carpenteria californica from California GS09022020-3 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (2)
Carpenteria californica Torr.
Common name: Bush Anemone,
Evergreen shrub native of California with opposite lanceolate leaves, glossy on upper surface, often downy beneath, sweet-scented up to 7 cm across flowers with 5-8 petals and numerous stamens with yellow anthers, and leathery capsules.
Photographed from April 17, 2019.