Calflora
Taxon  Report   2699 
Descurainia paradisa  (Nelson & Kenn.) O. Schulz
Great basin tansy mustard,  Paradise tansymustard
Descurainia paradisa, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Descurainia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Descurainia paradisa ssp. nevadensis
TJM2: Descurainia pinnata ssp. paradisa
More information about  Descurainia paradisa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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USDA PLANTS Profile (DEPA14)

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2017).

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