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Iberis umbellata L.

Information from the Index of California Plant Names (ICPN)
Initial Editorial Analysis 12 Feb 2003
Source of Report for California  
a Thomas, J.H. 1961. Flora of the Santa Cruz Mountains of California. Stanford Univ. Press, Stanford, as cited in Kartesz & Meacham
b Hrusa et al., ms later published in Madrono 49(2)61-98. 2002: DISTRIBUTION: CCo.; STATUS: occasionally spontaneous.
c Hrusa et al., Madrono 49(2)61-98. 2002: DIST: CCo: Hrusa et al. Current Status: Casual: DOC: San Francisco Co.: Howell, J.T. et al. (1958, pg. 77). Thomas, H. (1961, pg. 185).
Initial Editorial Comments indicated as scattered in NA in Kartesz & Meacham; in no way mentioned in Munz, The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]; according to The Cruciferae of Continental North America, Reed C. Rollins, "Escaped cultivars are sometimes identified as species other than Iberis amara but the evidence I have seen for this is unclear..."; according to Source c, occurs or has occurred in California as a waif (12 Feb 2003)
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary rejection, not naturalized in CA, a waif
Current Status JFP-3, accepted name for taxon occurring in CA only as a waif and/or garden escape, not naturalized
Current Status Authority Barbara Ertter, as Editor, Jepson Flora Project
Current Status Date 12 Feb 2003
List of names for this Current Status category
List of ICPN names in Iberis
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Iberis

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