Calflora
Taxon  Report   2705    
Descurainia sophia  (L.) Webb ex Prantl
Flix weed,  Herb sophia
Descurainia sophia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Limited
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(1257 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

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Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Descurainia
Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Sisymbrium sophia
PLANTS: Sophia sophia
More information about  Descurainia sophia

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 13, 2019).