Taxon  Report   11380    
Boechera arcuata  (Nutt.) Windham & Al-Shehbaz
Arching rockcress
Boechera arcuata
© 2009 Barry Breckling
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Boechera arcuata
© 2013 Barry Breckling
Boechera arcuata
© 2013 Barry Breckling
Boechera arcuata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Boechera arcuata
© 2018 Cheryl Ballantyne
Genus: Boechera
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Arabis sparsiflora var. arcuata
More information about  Boechera arcuata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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 20, 2019).