Taxon  Report   10129 
Mirabilis laevis  (Benth.) Curran
desert wishbone bush
Mirabilis laevis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Mirabilis laevis
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Mirabilis laevis
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Mirabilis laevis
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Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Genus: Mirabilis
Subspecies and Varieties:
Mirabilis laevis var. cedrosensis
Mirabilis laevis var. crassifolia
Mirabilis laevis var. laevis
Mirabilis laevis var. retrorsa
Mirabilis laevis var. villosa
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Oxybaphus laevis
 Information about  Mirabilis laevis  from other sources:

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 01, 2015).

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