Taxon  Report   11934    
Planodes virginicum  (L.) Greene  
(no longer an active name; please see Planodes virginica)
Common rock cress
Planodes virginicum, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California and and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
also called Planodes virginica
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Bloom Period
Genus: Planodes

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
ICPN + PLANTS other name:
Sibara virginica

ICPN spelling variant of Panodes virginica

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Cardamine parviflora
ICPN: Sibara virginica
NOTE: Planodes virginicum is no longer an active name.
More information about  Planodes virginicum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Consortium of California Herbaria 2

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: Oct 21, 2020).