Taxon  Report   6005 
Osteospermum ecklonis  (DC.) Norl.  (no longer an active name)
African daisy,  Blue and white daisybush
Osteospermum ecklonis
© 2009 Neal Kramer
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Osteospermum ecklonis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Osteospermum ecklonis
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Genus: Osteospermum
escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
ICPN accepted name: Dimorphotheca ecklonis
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PLANTS: Dimorphotheca ecklonis
NOTE: Osteospermum ecklonis is no longer an active name in the Calflora species table.
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Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 25, 2018).

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