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Erysimum capitatum var. capitatum (Plains wallflower)
Vick, Albert F. W.

Erysimum capitatum var. capitatum

Erysimum capitatum (Douglas ex Hook.) Greene var. capitatum

Plains Wallflower, Sanddune Wallflower

Brassicaceae (Mustard Family)

Synonym(s): Erysimum arkansanum, Erysimum asperum var. arkansanum, Erysimum asperum var. capitatum, Erysimum capitatum var. stellatum, Erysimum capitatum var. washoense, Erysimum elatum, Erysimum moniliforme, Erysimum wheeleri


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), AK (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Biennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf: Green
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr


USA: AK , AR , AZ , CA , CO , IA , ID , IL , IN , KS , MI , MN , MO , MT , ND , NE , NM , NV , NY , OH , OK , OR , SD , TN , TX , UT , VA , WA , WI , WV , WY

Growing Conditions

Water Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Sun
CaCO3 Tolerance: Medium


Conspicuous Flowers: yes


Bibref 328 - Wildflowers of Texas (2003) Ajilvsgi, Geyata.

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Erysimum capitatum var. capitatum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Erysimum capitatum var. capitatum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Erysimum capitatum var. capitatum


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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