Taxon  Report   11022    
Physaria occidentalis  (S. Watson) O'Kane & Al-Shehbaz  ssp. occidentalis 
Western bladder pod
Physaria occidentalis ssp. 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
Habitat: slopes

Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Lesquerella occidentalis ssp. occidentalis

Alternate Names:
JEF: Lesquerella cusickii
JEF: Lesquerella occidentalis ssp. occidentalis
More information about  Physaria occidentalis ssp. occidentalis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Apr 06, 2020).