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San Diego wild cabbage
Caulanthus heterophyllus
San Diego wild cabbage Mustard Family
Caulanthus heterophyllus Brassicaceae
common names
  San Diego wild cabbage
  San Diego jewelflower
accepted scientific name
  Caulanthus heterophyllus (Nutt.) Payson
rules for finding collection records
  Caulanthus heterophyllus (798)
  Streptanthus heterophyllus (17)
family name
Image Author: ©2006 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is about 0.33 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed 2nd week of February thru 1st week of June

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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