Taxon  Report   9165 
Nasturtium gambelii  (S. Wats.) O.E. Schulz
Gambel's yellowcress
Nasturtium gambelii
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Nasturtium gambelii
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Nasturtium gambelii
© 2013 Anuja Parikh and Nathan Gale
Nasturtium gambelii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  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
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Nasturtium
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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TJM2 + PLANTS: Cardamine gambelii
TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS: Rorippa gambelii
More information about  Nasturtium gambelii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 11, 2016).

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