The following Participating Institutions are custodians for this species in the CPC National Collection:
CPC National Office
Red Butte Garden and Arboretum
The conservation of Cryptantha grahamii is fully sponsored.
Wendy Yates contributed to this Plant Profile.
Cryptantha grahamii is a long lived perennial of the Uintah Basin. The plant arises from a thick taproot. The plant is from 15 to 25 cm tall. The flowers are white; several flowers are spread throughout the raceme. The number of stems per a plant varies. Plants are covered with hundreds of fine hairs.
Distribution & Occurrence
Green River shale in mixed desert shrub, sage brush, pinyon-juniper, and mountain brush communities. Elevation is 1520-2250 (Welsh, 2003).