Calflora
Taxon  Report   11381    
Boechera breweri  (S. Watson) Al-Shehbaz
Brewer's rock cress
Boechera breweri
© 2015 John Doyen
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Boechera breweri
© 2014 Dee E. Warenycia
Boechera breweri
© 2015 Sierra Pacific Industries
Boechera breweri, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Boechera breweri
© 2018 Art Clark
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Boechera
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Alpine Fell-fields

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Arabis breweri
More information about  Boechera breweri
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 efloras.org (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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 17, 2018).