Taxon  Report   6005 
Osteospermum ecklonis  (DC.) Norlindh  (not an active name; please see Dimorphotheca ecklonis)
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
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2 accepted name: Dimorphotheca ecklonis
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PLANTS: Dimorphotheca ecklonis
NOTE: Osteospermum ecklonis is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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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: Feb 23, 2018).

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