Taxon  Report   1753    
Caulanthus heterophyllus  (Nutt.) Payson
San diego wild cabbage,  Slender pod jewelflower
Caulanthus heterophyllus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Caulanthus
Habitat: disturbed

Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Caulanthus heterophyllus var. pseudosimulans
JEF: Caulanthus stenocarpus
JEF: Guillenia heterophylla
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More information about  Caulanthus heterophyllus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: Feb 22, 2020).