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|Family: Papaveraceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Habit: Annual; sap colorless. Leaf: +- basal, linear-oblong, entire. Inflorescence: axillary, 1-flowered; peduncles > leaves. Flower: sepals 3; petals 5--7, free, elliptic, white, persistent after flower; stamens 6--15, free; carpels 3(4), ovary +- spheric, style 0, stigma lobes 3(4), linear, radiating from ovary top. Fruit: ovate, dehiscent from tip. Seed: many, shiny, brown.
Species In Genus: 2 species: California, Oregon, Nevada. Etymology: (W.M. Canby, Delaware philanthropist, botanist, 1831--1904)
eFlora Treatment Author: Gary L. Hannan & Curtis Clark
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Argemone munita
Next taxon: Canbya candida
Citation for this treatment: Gary L. Hannan & Curtis Clark 2016. Canbya, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=10824, accessed on February 13, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on February 13, 2016.