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Nerisyrenia linearifolia (White sands fanmustard)
Juett, William

Nerisyrenia linearifolia

Nerisyrenia linearifolia (S. Watson) Greene

White Sands Fanmustard

Brassicaceae (Mustard Family)

Synonym(s): Greggia camporum var. linearifolia


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Subshrub
Fruit Type: Silique
Size Notes: Up to about 16 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec



Wildflower Center Seed Bank

LBJWC-1206 Collected 2008-08-20 in Culberson County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

1 collection(s) available in the Wildflower Center Seed Bank

Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Nerisyrenia linearifolia in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Nerisyrenia linearifolia in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Nerisyrenia linearifolia


Record Modified: 2023-03-13
Research By: DEW

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