Taxon  Report   7164 
Rorippa columbiae  (Robinson) Howell
Columbia yellow cress, Columbian yellowcress
Rorippa columbiae, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Rorippa columbiae
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Rorippa columbiae
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Rorippa columbiae
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Communities: Alkali Sink, Northern Juniper Woodland, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows, playas [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Rorippa
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Nasturtium sinuatum var. columbiae
TJM2 + PLANTS: Rorippa calycina var. columbiae
 Information about  Rorippa columbiae  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ROCO3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 25, 2014).

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