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Erysimum menziesii ssp. concinnum

Erysimum menziesii (Hook.) Wettst. ssp. concinnum (Eastw.) R.A. Price

Bluff Wallflower, Curly Wallflower

Brassicaceae (Mustard Family)

Synonym(s): Erysimum concinnum


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

A low, fleshy biennial which starts life as a rosette. The mature flower stalk is 6 in. tall and bears clusters of large, cream-colored flowers. During the bloom period, stalks may have buds above, flowers in the middle, and pods below.


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Plant Characteristics

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

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Red
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May


Native Distribution: Coastal scrub areas from Marin Co., CA to Curry Co., OR
Native Habitat: Coastal bluffs & headlands

Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Description: Well-drained soils.
Conditions Comments: Not Available


Description: Not Available
Seed Collection: Not Available
Seed Treatment: Not Available
Commercially Avail: yes

Additional resources

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


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

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