Taxon  Report   3482    
Erysimum insulare  Greene
Island wallflower
Erysimum insulare
© 2006 Steve Matson
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Erysimum insulare
© 2006 Steve Matson
Erysimum insulare
© 2006 Steve Matson
Erysimum insulare, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Erysimum insulare
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
Genus: Erysimum
Communities: Coastal Strand, Coastal Sage Scrub

Habitat: dunes, coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + CNPS: Erysimum insulare ssp. insulare
ICPN: Erysimum insulare var. insulare
More information about  Erysimum insulare
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: Jan 19, 2019).