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Lesquerella  fendleri (A.Gray) S.Watson   
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FamilyBRASSICACEAE
Genus species var.Lesquerella  fendleri (A.Gray) S.Watson 
SynonymsVesicaria fendleri A.Gray (basionym)
 Lesquerella foliacea Greene
 Lesquerella praecox Wooton & Standl.
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.North-Central U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.Mexico
rocky slopes
Altitude100-2000m
Description densely silvery pubescent, lower leaves linear, 1-4cm, entire or coarsely dentate, stem leaves similar, flowers in raceme, petals 8-12mm long, silicles spherical
Size5-25cm
Colororange, orange yellow
Bloomspring
Ca+
Typerosette, tuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings of rosettes in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
(c) 1990-2016 RNDr. Pavel Slabý