Calflora
Taxon  Report   9870 
Draba lemmonii  S. Watson
Granite draba
Draba lemmonii
© 2016 John Doyen
More photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Draba lemmonii
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Draba lemmonii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Draba lemmonii
© © 2009 Barry Breckling
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Draba
Communities:
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Draba lemmonii var. lemmonii
More information about  Draba lemmonii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos on PlantID.net

Draba:  from the Greek drabe for "sharp" or "acrid" and referring to the burning taste of the leaves which supposedly had a medicinal value as a poultice (contributed by Cynthia Powell)

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (DRLE)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 18, 2018).

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