Taxon  Report   2816 
Draba verna  L.
Spring draba,  Whitlow grass, Whitlowgrass

Draba verna
© 2003 Steve Matson
Draba verna
© 2008 Keir Morse
Draba verna, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Draba verna
© 2008 Keir Morse
Genus: Draba
Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Draba praecox
PLANTS: Draba verna var. aestivalis
PLANTS: Draba verna var. boerhaavii
PLANTS: Draba verna var. major
PLANTS: Erophila spathulata
PLANTS: Erophila verna ssp. praecox
PLANTS: Erophila verna ssp. spathulata
PLANTS: Erophila verna
 More information about  Draba verna
Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 25, 2015).

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