Calflora
Taxon  Report   1759    
Caulanthus major  (M. E. Jones) Payson  var. nevadensis  Rollins
Sierra nevada wild cabbage,   Slender wild cabbage
Caulanthus major var. nevadensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
also called Caulanthus major
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   CNDDB
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Observation Search
(27 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: Brassicaceae  
Genus: Caulanthus
Parent: Caulanthus major

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Caulanthus major var. nevadensis

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 04/18/2021).