Taxon  Report   7979    
Thlaspi californicum  S. Watson  
(no longer an active name; please see Noccaea fendleri ssp. californica)
Kneeland prairie pennycress
Thlaspi californicum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

It is listed by the Federal Government as Endangered .
Genus: Thlaspi
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Coastal Prairie
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + CNPS + PLANTS other name:
Noccaea fendleri ssp. californica

NOTE: Thlaspi californicum is no longer an active name.
More information about  Thlaspi californicum
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: Jun 01, 2020).