Taxon  Report   10132 
Mirabilis laevis  (Benth.) Curran  var. laevis   (not an active name)
Desert wishbone bush
Mirabilis laevis var. laevis
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
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Mirabilis laevis var. laevis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Mirabilis laevis var. laevis
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
Genus: Mirabilis
Parent Record Mirabilis laevis
Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: slopes
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PLANTS: Mirabilis californica var. californica
PLANTS: Mirabilis californica
PLANTS: Oxybaphus laevis
PLANTS: Quamoclidion laevis
NOTE: Mirabilis laevis var. laevis is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Mirabilis laevis var. laevis
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This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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: Jun 22, 2018).

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