Taxon  Report   494    
Arabis sparsiflora  Nutt.  
(no longer an active name)
Elegant rock cress,  Sicklepod rock cress, Sicklepod rockcress
Arabis sparsiflora, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Genus: Arabis
Habitat: slopes

Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Northern Juniper Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Boechera sparsiflora

NOTE: Arabis sparsiflora is no longer an active name.
More information about  Arabis sparsiflora
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: Oct 19, 2019).