Taxon  Report   11593 
Descurainia adenophora  (Wooton & Standl.) O.E. Schulz
White tansy mustard
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Descurainia adenophora, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Genus: Descurainia
Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF
PLANTS accepted name: Descurainia obtusa ssp. adenophora
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ICPN: Descurainia obtusa ssp. adenophora
More information about  Descurainia adenophora
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: Jul 22, 2018).

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