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Yellow-flower Wild-cabbage (Caulanthus flavescens)

  • Global Rank: G2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Brassicaceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 146328
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 10/13/2022

Where is Yellow-flower Wild-cabbage (Caulanthus flavescens) located in the wild?

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Yellow-flower Wild-cabbage can be found in California

Which CPC Partners conserve Yellow-flower Wild-cabbage (Caulanthus flavescens)?

CPC's Plant Sponsorship Program provides long term stewardship of rare plants in our National Collection. We are so grateful for all our donors who have made the Plant Sponsorship Program so successful. We are in the process of acknowledging all our wonderful plant sponsorship donors on our website. This is a work in progress and will be updated regularly.

Conservation Actions

  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden holds 3 accessions of Caulanthus flavescens in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 119943 seeds of this species in their collection - although some may have been used for curation testing or sent to back up.

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Taxon Caulanthus flavescens
Authority (Hook.) Payson
Family Brassicaceae
CPC Number 8315
ITIS 23082
Duration Annual
Common Names Yellow-flower Wild-cabbage
Associated Scientific Names Caulanthus flavescens
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Ecological Relationships


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