CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-16sep 9-2-16
Status: record erysimum_franciscanum - Mon, Oct. 24, 2016 08:24 ET c
Erysimum franciscanum
common nameSan Francisco wallflower
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life formperennial herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 4.2
LIST 4: Limited distribution (Watch List).
     0.2: Fairly endangered in California
state rank
S3      ranking system key
global rank
G3     G3: 21-80 occurrences or 3,000-10,000 individuals OR 10,000-50,000 acres
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
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Counties, states, regions:
Marin (MRN), Santa Clara (SCL), Santa Cruz (SCR), San Francisco (SFO), San Mateo (SMT), Sonoma (SON)
  • Pending additional quad-level data, only county data are being provided for List 4 plants.
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Chaparral (Chprl)
•Coastal dunes (CoDns)
•Coastal scrub (CoScr)
•Valley and foothill grassland (VFGrs)/often serpentinite or granitic, sometimes roadsides
blooming period Mar-Jun  
elevation range0 - 550 meters
Rare and declining in SCR Co. Possibly threatened by recreational activities and non-native plants. Includes E. franciscanum var. crassifolium. Inland plants approach E. capitatum. See Aliso 4(1):118-121 (1958) for original description.
full nameErysimum franciscanum G. Rossb.
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Additional information:
standard acronym  ERFR3 Element Code  PDBRA160A0
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Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2016. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-16sep). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Mon, Oct. 24, 2016 from

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