Calflora
Taxon  Report   6448    
Phoenicaulis cheiranthoides  Nutt.
Common phoenicaulis,   Dagger pod,   Wallflower phoenicaulis
Phoenicaulis cheiranthoides, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period
Family: Brassicaceae  
Genus: Phoenicaulis

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Shadscale Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEFParrya menziesii var. glabra
JEF + PLANTSPhoenicaulis cheiranthoides ssp. glabra
PLANTSPhoenicaulis cheiranthoides ssp. lanuginosa
PLANTSPhoenicaulis cheiranthoides var. glabra
JEF + PLANTSPhoenicaulis cheiranthoides var. lanuginosa
More information about  Phoenicaulis cheiranthoides

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: 03/03/2021).