Calflora
Taxon  Report   1135    
Boykinia occidentalis  Torr. & A. Gray
Brook foam,  Coastal brookfoam, Western boykinia
Boykinia occidentalis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: SAXIFRAGACEAE  
Genus: Boykinia
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Boykinia elata
PLANTS: Boykinia vancouverensis
ICPN: Therofon cincinnatum
More information about  Boykinia occidentalis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (BOOC2)


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: Mar 26, 2019).