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Physaria occidentalis
western bladderpod

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades in Washington; Washington to California, east to Idaho, Nevada, and Utah.

Habitat: Open, rocky slopes at low to moderate elevations.

Flowers: April-June

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Physaria occidentalis (S. Watson) O’Kane & Al-Shehbaz
Publication: Novon. 12: 326. 2002.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Lesquerella occidentalis (S. Watson) S. Watson [HC]
ssp. occidentalis – western bladderpod    Occurring east of the Cascades in Washington; Washington south to California, east to Idaho and Nevada.
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Physaria occidentalis in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Physaria occidentalis checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Physaria occidentalis atlas page.

CalPhotos: Physaria occidentalis photos.

USDA Plants: Physaria occidentalis information.

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