Taxon  Report   11593    
Descurainia adenophora  (Wooton & Standl.) O.E. Schulz
White tansy mustard
Descurainia adenophora, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Descurainia
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Communities: Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Descurainia obtusa ssp. adenophora

Alternate Names:
JEF: Descurainia obtusa ssp. adenophora
More information about  Descurainia adenophora
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

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Consortium of California Herbaria

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Mar 28, 2020).