Taxon  Report   3478    
Erysimum cheiranthoides  L.
Wormseed mustard,  Wormseed wallflower
Erysimum cheiranthoides, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.

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

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Cheirinia cheiranthoides
PLANTS: Erysimum cheiranthoides ssp. altum
More information about  Erysimum cheiranthoides
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 25, 2020).