Taxon  Report   11409    
Boechera pulchra  (M.E. Jones ex S. Watson) W.A. Weber
Beautiful rockcress
Boechera pulchra, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Arabis pulchra

Bloom Period
Genus: Boechera
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Arabis pulchra var. pulchra

Alternate Names:
JEF: Arabis pulchra var. pulchra
JEF: Arabis pulchra
More information about  Boechera pulchra
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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: Nov 21, 2019).