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Boechera howellii
pioneer rockcress Mustard Family
Boechera howellii Brassicaceae
common names
  pioneer rockcress
  Howell's rockcress
accepted scientific name
  Boechera howellii (S. Watson) Windham & Al-Shehbaz
rules for finding collection records
  Arabis platysperma howellii (103)
  Boechera howellii (332)
family name
Image Author: Margaret Williams. Courtesy of Nevada Native Plant Society. ©Nevada Native Plant Society
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is .35 to .65 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed 3rd week of June thru 3rd week of September

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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Cal Photos (19)
G.D.Carr (10)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
Adam Schneider (1)
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