Taxon  Report   11417    
Boechera suffrutescens  (S. Watson) Dorn
Woody rockcress
Boechera suffrutescens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Arabis suffrutescens

Bloom Period
Genus: Boechera
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEF: Arabis suffrutescens var. suffrutescens
JEF: Arabis suffrutescens
More information about  Boechera suffrutescens
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Mar 28, 2020).