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

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Draba lemmonii
© 2016 John Doyen
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Draba
Communities: Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
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 PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (DRLE)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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)


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 16, 2018).

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