Taxon  Report   3471 
Erysimum argillosum  (Greene) Rydb.  (not an active name)
Western wallflower
Check for photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Erysimum argillosum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)

point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations
Genus: Erysimum
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub
Distribution by County 

Add an Observation of  Erysimum argillosum

Name Status:
ICPN + PLANTS accepted name: Erysimum capitatum var. purshii
NOTE: Erysimum argillosum is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Erysimum argillosum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

website references from Google

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: May 23, 2018).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.