Calflora
Taxon  Report   1743    
Caulanthus californicus  (S. Watson) Payson
California jewelflower
Caulanthus californicus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered and by the Federal Government as 'Endangered '.
Observation Search
(226 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Caulanthus
Communities: Shadscale Scrub, Valley Grassland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS other name:
Stanfordia californica

Alternate Names:
JEF: Stanfordia californica
More information about  Caulanthus californicus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (STCA23)


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: Dec 11, 2019).