Taxon  Report   7814 
Streptanthus albidus  Greene  ssp. peramoenus  (Greene) Kruckeb.
Most beautiful jewel flower,  Most beautiful jewelflower
Streptanthus albidus ssp. peramoenus
© 2010 Zoya Akulova
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Streptanthus albidus ssp. peramoenus
© 2014 Robert Sikora
Streptanthus albidus ssp. peramoenus
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Streptanthus albidus ssp. peramoenus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Streptanthus albidus ssp. peramoenus
© 2016 Ryan Yarbrough
Genus: Streptanthus
Parent Record Streptanthus albidus
Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   4.3 (broad endemic / strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
ICPN accepted name: Streptanthus glandulosus ssp. glandulosus
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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 26, 2018).

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