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Streptanthus glandulosus  Hook.  ssp. hoffmanii  (Kruckeb.) M.S. Mayer & D.W. Taylor
Hoffman's bristly jewel-flower
Streptanthus glandulosus ssp. hoffmanii is an annual herb that is native to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).
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Parent: Streptanthus glandulosus
Genus: Streptanthus
Family: Brassicaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Dicot
Jepson eFlora section: eudicot

Ultramafic affinity: 3 - strong indicator
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

Alternate Names:
JEFStreptanthus glandulosus var. hoffmanii
Information about  Streptanthus glandulosus ssp. hoffmanii from other sources
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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[calscape.org] Rare status: Hoffmann's Jewelflower (Streptanthus glandulosus var. hoffmanii) is a rare native annual herb that grows in central California. (contributed by Mary Ann Machi)

[wildflower.org] Description, Distribution: Plant Characteristics Duration: Annual Habit: Herb Fruit Type: Silique Size Notes: Up to about 28 inches tall. Bloom Information Bloom Color: White , Purple Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul Distribution USA: CA Native Habitat: Serpentine or Franciscan formation outcrops. (contributed by Mary Ann Machi)

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals. [web application]. 2023. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 12/04/2023).