Calflora
Taxon  Report   11174    
Boechera tiehmii  (Rollins) Al-Shehbaz
Tiehm's rock cress
Boechera tiehmii
© 2016 John Doyen
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Boechera tiehmii
© 2016 John Doyen
Boechera tiehmii
© 1984 Dean Wm. Taylor
Boechera tiehmii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, Nevada.
also called Arabis tiehmii
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Boechera tiehmii
© 2016 John Doyen
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Boechera
Communities: Alpine Fell-fields
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + CNPS: Arabis tiehmii
More information about  Boechera tiehmii
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 14, 2018).

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