Taxon  Report   3472 
Erysimum capitatum  (Douglas) E. Greene
Wallflower, sanddune wallflower, western wallflower
Erysimum capitatum, 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.

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© 2012 Neal Kramer
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Communities: (many plant communities), Coastal Strand, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Joshua Tree Woodland
Habitat: coastal [Walker]
Genus: Erysimum
Subspecies and Varieties:
Erysimum capitatum var. angustatum
Erysimum capitatum var. capitatum
Erysimum capitatum var. lompocense
Erysimum capitatum var. purshii
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

XWALK: Erysimum asperum
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website references on Google


Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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