Found in serpentine soil .
Along Bob's Gap Rd. ca. 0.25 mi. N. of Bob's Gap.
Growing on the side of 4WD road in Juniper forest on the way to our spring.
Simono, I.Katten, V.Smith, ME.Hannibal, N.Morganstein
Platystemon is a monotypic genus of flowering plants in the poppy family containing the single species Platystemon californicus, which is known by the common name creamcups. It is native to Oregon, California, Arizona, Utah and Baja California, and is found in open grasslands and sandy soils.