Taxon  Report   10793    
Boechera hirshbergiae  (S. Boyd) Al-Shehbaz
Hirshberg's rockcress
Boechera hirshbergiae
© 2010 Rebecca Wenk
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Boechera hirshbergiae, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
also called Arabis hirshbergiae
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Boechera hirshbergiae
© 2010 Rebecca Wenk
Genus: Boechera
Name Status:
Accepted by CNPS

ICPN accepted name:
Boechera johnstonii

Alternate Names:
CNPS: Arabis hirshbergiae
More information about  Boechera hirshbergiae
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 19, 2019).