Taxon  Report   11168 
Boechera dispar  (M.E. Jones) Al-Shehbaz
Pinyon rock cress
Boechera dispar
© 2014 Dana York
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Boechera dispar
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Boechera dispar
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Boechera dispar, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and Nevada.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Boechera dispar
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Boechera
Communities:
Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2 + CNPS: Arabis dispar
More information about  Boechera dispar
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 30, 2016).

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