Calflora
Taxon  Report   11415    
Boechera stricta  (Graham) Al-Shehbaz
Drummond's rockcress
Boechera stricta
© 2010 Barry Breckling
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Boechera stricta
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Boechera stricta
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Boechera stricta, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Boechera stricta
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Boechera
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Arabis drummondii

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Arabis drummondii
More information about  Boechera stricta
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).