Taxon  Report   2694    
Descurainia incana  (Fisch. & C. A. Mey.) Dorn
Mountain tansy mustard,  Mountain tansymustard, Soft mountain tansy mustard
Descurainia incana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Descurainia richardsonii ssp. viscosa
JEF: Descurainia richardsonii
ICPN: Descurainia incana ssp. viscosa
More information about  Descurainia incana
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: Mar 30, 2020).