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Windy-ridge Cyrtandra (Cyrtandra sessilis)

  • Global Rank: G1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Endangered
  • Family: Gesneriaceae
  • State: HI
  • Nature Serve ID: 128624
  • Lifeform: Shrub
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 07/24/2023

Where is Windy-ridge Cyrtandra (Cyrtandra sessilis) located in the wild?

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Windy-ridge Cyrtandra can be found in Hawaii

Which CPC Partners conserve Windy-ridge Cyrtandra (Cyrtandra sessilis)?

CPC's Plant Sponsorship Program provides long term stewardship of rare plants in our National Collection. We are so grateful for all our donors who have made the Plant Sponsorship Program so successful. We are in the process of acknowledging all our wonderful plant sponsorship donors on our website. This is a work in progress and will be updated regularly.

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Taxon Cyrtandra sessilis
Authority St. John & Storey
Family Gesneriaceae
CPC Number 8709
ITIS 34241
Duration Perennial
Common Names
Associated Scientific Names Cyrtandra sessilis
State Rank
State State Rank
Hawaii S1
Ecological Relationships


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