Calflora
Taxon  Report   2785    
Draba albertina  Greene
Alaska whitlow grass,  Alberta whitlow grass, Slender draba
Draba albertina
© 2004 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Draba albertina
© 2004 Steve Matson
Draba albertina
© 2006 Steve Matson
Draba albertina, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Draba albertina
© 2013 Gary A. Monroe
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Draba
Communities: Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Draba nitida
ICPN: Draba crassifolia var. albertina
ICPN + PLANTS: Draba crassifolia var. nevadensis
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More information about  Draba albertina
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (DRAL4)

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 14, 2018).

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