Calflora
Taxon  Report   2699    
Descurainia paradisa  (A. Nelson & P. B. Kenn.) O. E. Schulz
Great basin tansy mustard,  Paradise tansymustard
Descurainia paradisa
© 2011 Gerald Carr (ssp. paradisa)
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Descurainia paradisa
© 2011 Gerald Carr (ssp. paradisa)
Descurainia paradisa, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Descurainia paradisa
© 2011 Gerald Carr (ssp. paradisa)
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Descurainia
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Descurainia paradisa ssp. nevadensis
ICPN: Descurainia pinnata ssp. paradisa
ICPN: Descurainia paradisa ssp. paradisa
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More information about  Descurainia paradisa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (DEPA14)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 15, 2018).

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