Taxon  Report   9870 
Draba lemmonii  S. Watson
Granite draba
Draba lemmonii
© 2016 John Doyen
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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
Genus: Draba
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Draba lemmonii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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)

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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: Mar 18, 2018).

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