Calflora
Taxon  Report   960    
Athysanus pusillus  (Hook.) Greene
Athysanus,  Common sandweed, Dwarf athysanus
Athysanus pusillus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Athysanus
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Thysanocarpus pusillus
PLANTS: Athysanus pusillus var. glabrior
More information about  Athysanus pusillus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ATPU)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 15, 2019).