Taxon  Report   478 
Arabis platysperma  A. Gray  var. platysperma   (not an active name)
Broad seeded rock cress,  Broad seeded rockcress, Pioneer rockcress
Arabis platysperma var. platysperma
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
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Arabis platysperma var. platysperma, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Arabis platysperma var. platysperma
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Genus: Arabis
Parent Record Arabis platysperma
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
ICPN accepted name: Boechera elkoensis
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Arabis inamoena
PLANTS: Arabis oligantha
PLANTS: Erysimum platyspermum
NOTE: Arabis platysperma var. platysperma is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Arabis platysperma var. platysperma
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: May 20, 2018).

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