Taxon  Report   10538    
Cochlearia officinalis  L.
Cochlearia officinalis
© 2014 Phil Pullen
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Cochlearia officinalis
© 2014 Phil Pullen
Cochlearia officinalis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Cochlearia officinalis
© 2014 Phil Pullen
Genus: Cochlearia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Cochlearia groenlandica

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Cochlearia cyclocarpa
More information about  Cochlearia officinalis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).