Taxon  Report   7844    
Streptanthus insignis  Jeps.
Plumed jewelflower,  San benito jewelflower
Streptanthus insignis
© 1998 John Game
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Streptanthus insignis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Streptanthus insignis
© 2005 David A. Tharp
Genus: Streptanthus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Chaparral, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Foothill Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Streptanthus insignis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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 16, 2019).