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Erysimum inconspicuum
prairie rocket, small-flowered rocket, small wallflower

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska to Oregon and Nevada, east across much of the U.S. and Canada to the Atlantic Coast.

Habitat: Rock outcroppings and roadsides where calcareous, also tolerant of alkaline soils.

Flowers: June-July

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Biennial, Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Erysimum inconspicuum (S. Watson) MacMill.
Publication: Metasp. Minnesota Valley. 268. 1892.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Erysimum inconspicuum (S. Watson) MacMill. var. inconspicuum [Rollins 1993a]
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Erysimum inconspicuum in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Erysimum inconspicuum checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Erysimum inconspicuum atlas page.

CalPhotos: Erysimum inconspicuum photos.

USDA Plants: Erysimum inconspicuum information.

7 photographs:
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