Taxon  Report   9165 
Nasturtium gambelii  (S. Watson) O. E. Schulz
Gambel's yellowcress
Nasturtium gambelii
© 2010 Chris Winchell
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Nasturtium gambelii
© 2010 Chris Winchell
Nasturtium gambelii
© 2013 Anuja Parikh and Nathan Gale
Nasturtium gambelii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
also called Rorippa gambelii
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered and by the Federal Government as 'Endangered '.

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Nasturtium gambelii
© 2010 Chris Winchell
Genus: Nasturtium
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN + PLANTS: Cardamine gambelii
ICPN + CNPS + PLANTS: Rorippa gambelii
More information about  Nasturtium gambelii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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website references from Google

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: Sep 23, 2018).

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