Taxon  Report   9943 
Erysimum capitatum  (Douglas ex Hook.) Greene  var. capitatum 
sanddune wallflower
Erysimum capitatum var. capitatum, 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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Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub
Genus: Erysimum
Parent Record Erysimum capitatum.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Erysimum arkansanum
PLANTS: Erysimum elatum
PLANTS: Erysimum capitatum var. washoense
PLANTS: Erysimum capitatum var. stellatum
PLANTS: Erysimum wheeleri
PLANTS: Erysimum asperum var. capitatum
PLANTS: Erysimum asperum var. arkansanum
TJM2: Erysimum suffrutescens var. lompocense
TJM2 + PLANTS: Erysimum moniliforme
TJM2: Erysimum insulare var. angustatum
TJM2: Erysimum asperum var. bealianum
TJM2: Erysimum capitatum ssp. angustatum
TJM2: Erysimum capitatum var. lompocense
TJM2: Erysimum asperum var. stellatum
TJM2: Erysimum capitatum var. angustatum
TJM2: Erysimum capitatum ssp. lompocense
TJM2: Erysimum capitatum ssp. capitatum
TJM2: Erysimum capitatum var. bealianum
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

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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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 20, 2014).

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