Taxon  Report   2259    
Cleome serrulata  Pursh  
(no longer an active name)
Rocky mountain bee plant,  Rocky mountain beeplant
Cleome serrulata, 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: Cleome
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN other name:
Peritoma serrulata

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Cleome serrulata var. angusta
PLANTS: Peritoma serrulata
NOTE: Cleome serrulata is no longer an active name.
More information about  Cleome serrulata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jul 22, 2019).